Acupuncture for arrhythmia

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Acupuncture for arrhythmia

Post  murphy on Thu Mar 06, 2008 7:56 am

Arrhythmia refers to the origin of rhythm, and the frequency of cardiac rhythm, and the impulse of any such an anomaly. The origin generally consists of impulse disorders and sexual impulse conduction disorders II. Its clinical performance for a variety of different types of arrhythmia and there are differences, the more common symptoms of palpitation, dyspnea, dizziness, were very heart pain as before.
Currently, acupuncture treatment of arrhythmia, the total efficiency of 70 to 90%, and ECG efficiency of about 46%. But all types of arrhythmia, efficacy is not unanimous. Generally speaking, the origin of sexual impulse disorders than patients with impulse conduction disorders. Some of the work showed that premature ventricular contractions and acupuncture right atrial premature abatement there is a certain role, which will help to ease paroxysmal atrial tachycardia and fibrillation of certain cardioversion, drugs and electric shocks than cardioversion safe, convenient.
Acupuncture treatment of arrhythmia, the mechanism being explored, probably through meridians of the body surface or autonomic nervous system-visceral reflex activities regulated results

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1Body acupuncture
Main Points : divided into two groups. 1, Xinshu, Neiguan; 2, Jueyin, Shenmen.
Points allocation : Premature increase Sanyinjiao, plus Zusanli tachycardia, atrial fibrillation increases Tanzhong, Qvchi.

2 Body acupuncture

Prescription: Xinshu (BL 15), Jueyinshu (BL 14), Tanzhong (CV 17), Juque (CV 14), Neiguan (PC 6), Shenmen (HT 7) and Sanyinjiao (SP 6).

Modification. For asthenia of the heart and gallblad-der, Yanglingquan (GB 34) and Daling (PC 7) are added; for phlegm-fire disturbing the heart, Fenglong (ST 40) and Taiyuan (LU 9) are added; for insufficiency of heart blood, Zusanli (ST 36) and Xuehai (SP 10) are added; for stagnation of blood in the collaterals, Geshu (BL 17) and Ximen (PC 4) are added; for inactivation of heart yang, Qihai (CV 6), Guanyuan (CV 4) and Shenshu (BL 23) are added; for dizziness, Baihui (GV 20) and Fengchi (GB20) are added; for syncope, Shuigou (GV 26) and Suliao (GV 25) are added.

Performance: The needling techniques are selected according to the manifestations of syndromes. Tanzhong (CV 17) is needled 1 cun horizontally toward the root of the left breast to direct the sensation of needling to the precordial region with strong stimulation. Back-Shu acupoints and Qihai (CV 6), Guanyuan (CV 4) and Zusanli (ST 36) can be moxibusted after needling. For mild cases, the needling is done once a day or once every other day. For severe cases, the retention of needles can be prolonged and manipulated once 3 - 5 minutes, once or twice a day.

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