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  1. The Stomach Carl Clarkson MSc Acupuncture www.acuphys.co.uk enquiries@acuphys.co.uk

  2. References • Deadman et al (2007) A Manual of Acupuncture • Hopwood (2004) Acupuncture in Physiotherapy • Hui, K.K.S., Liu, J., Marina, O., Napadow, V., Haselgrove, C., Kwong, K.K., Kennedy, D., & Makris, N. (2005) The integrated response of the human cerebro – cerebellar and limbic systems to acupuncture stimulation at ST 36 as evidenced by fMRI • Joos, S., Schott, C., Zou, H, Volker, D., Martin, E. (2000) Immunodmodulatory effects of Acupuncturein the treatment of Allergic asthma: A randomised control study • Li & Lachner (2011) Glossary of Chinese Medicine

  3. References • Macioca – The practice of Chinese Medicine /The foundations of Chinese Medicine / Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine • Napadow, V., Dhond, R.P., Purdon, P., Kettner, N., Makris, N., Kwong, K.K., & Hui, K.K.S (2005) Correlating Acupuncture fMRI in the human brain stem with Heart Rate variability • Yim, Y., Lee, H., Hong, H., Kim, Y., Lee, B., Son, C., Kim, J.(2006) electro – acupuncture at acupoint St 36 reduces inflammationand regulates immune activityin collagen induced Mice • Zhang, D., Ding, G., Shen, X., Yao, Y., Zhang, Z., Zhany, Y. & Lin, Y. (2007)Influence of mast cell function on the analgesic effect of acupuncture of "Zusanli" (ST 36) in rats

  4. Dermatomes • Covers • V2 • S2 only dermatome

  5. Myotomes Upper / Middle Jiao Lower Jiao Hip Iliopsoas / pectineus / sartorious / Rec. Fem Knee Vastuslateralis / Tib. Ant Ankle / Foot Extensor digitorum • Face / neck • V2 / V3 (cranial nerves) • Massetor (clench your teeth) • Orbital muscles (helps control area around eyes) • Levatorlabiisuperious (helps to move nose) • Buccinator (helps to move mouth) • Trunk • Pecs • Abdominals

  6. Uses of ST • Headache • Tooth / Jaw pain • Fertility • Constipation / digestive issues • Immuno enhancing • Fatigue • Ant. Hip • Knee • Ankle

  7. Its Name! • Stomach meridian / Channel / Primary Channel • Stomach Channel of Foot Yangming(linked with LI) • Wei is the organ

  8. ResearchTo many to list! • Brain activity • (Napadowet al. 2005, Huiet al. 2005) • Pain relief – ? mast cell involvement • Zhang et al. (2007) • Immunity • Yimet al. (2006) • Jooset al. (2000)

  9. 5 elements

  10. TCM Basics • Weireceives Qi(7am – 9am) • Yang (Fu) organ • Yang partner to Sp (Internally- externally linked) • 6 Channel partner of LI (6 Chaio’s)

  11. Links with other meridians • Yin (Zang) partner– SP • YangMing - LI • SI –Sends food to be further digested • LR • Linked by there ability to descend Qi(v.good in combo for digestive disorders)

  12. Its Job Western Similarities TCM Regarded as most important of the Fu (Yang) organs Along with Spleen, is known as the root of pre heaven Qi Controls downward movement of Qi Sp takes essence from the digestion In charge of muscle bulk • Thought of as a bubbling cauldron – chamber of masteration • Vital to eat right food

  13. How to know ST is damaged Subjective Objective Pain on meridian Weak muscles Tongue coating Quantity Colour Spread Vomiting (rebellious Qi)/ belching / Hiccups • General Fatigue • Apetite dysfunction • Pain in epigastrium • Eating late at night (depletes fluids and sets up disharmony throughout the system) • Dehydrated / does not take on board fluids regularly • Cold legs / feet • Head pain • Paralysis in the face / sudden deviation of the mouth • Cramping of the lower leg / spasms of the thigh

  14. Stomach deficiency Little or no coating at root or mid portion of tongue Cracks throughout tongue, especially in centre

  15. Point suggestions • Frontal headache • St 8 (usually in conjunction with LI 4) • St 36 • Jaw / tooth pain (lower) • St 5 – 7 • St 44 • Facial Palsy / Trigeminal Neuralgia • St 3-8 • St 36 • Fertility • St 25 • St 36 • St 40

  16. Point Suggestions • Lower limb pain • St 31- 34 (hip) • St 34-36 (knee) in conjunction with SP • St 37-40(shin disorders) • St 41-44/45 (ankle / foot) • Fatigue • St 36 ( if recent onset) • St 36, St 40 (if prolonged) • Shoulder pain • St 38

  17. Prevelant Points of St • CV 12 – Front Mu of St • BL 21 – Back Shu of St • Luo Connecting Point – ST 40 • Yuan (source) – St 42 • Xi Cleft – ST 34 • Acute epigastric pain

  18. Antique Points • Well – always last point / first point on meridian. Bled (not done by Physios!) • Spring – situated on border of palmer and dorsal aspect of extremity • Stream / river – both generally close to ankle / wrist • Sea – usually point just distal to knee / elbow

  19. Antique Points • Jing / Tsing (well) point – St 45 • Ying (Spring) point • St 44 • Shu (Stream) point • St 43 • Jing (river) point – St 41 • He (Sea) point • St 36

  20. Sea Points • Sea of energy – St9 (CV 17, BL 10) • Typically used for lack of energy or breathlessness • Sea of nourishment – St 30(controls distribution of Qi throughout body), St 36 (controls digestion and bowels) • Anger, loss of apetite • Sea of Nourishment – St 37 (controls mov. Of yang towards Yin) , St 39 (controls mov. of yin towards Yang) • Tight feelings, strange bodily feelings

  21. Classical Points • Thirteen ghost point of Sun Si – Mao • St 6 • Returning the Yang • St 36(returns conciousness) • Heavenly star points • St 36 • St 44 • One of the original four command points – ST 36 • Window of Heaven Point – St 9

  22. Misc • St 17 should not be needled • Chain & lock association • St 31, St 36, St 41 • St Earth meridian therefore Fire is mother, Metal is son • Mother point – St 41 • Son Point – St 45