Zhongguo Zhen Jiu 2021 Apr;41(4):421-3
Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Beijing Hospital of TCM, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100010.
Professor 's clinical experience in treatment of stroke by acupuncture based on (clearing away pathogenic factors) theory is summarized. According to the pathogens nature of stroke patients (wind, fire, phlegm, blood stasis, asthenia) and the relationship between pathogenic and the antipathogenic , distinguishing the relationship between the main and secondary pathogenic factors, different acupuncture programs are determined. The filiform needle acupuncture, fire needle acupuncture, bloodletting therapy and other acupuncture methods are used to achieve the treatment objectives of clearing wind, fire, phlegm, blood stasis and strengthening the body. Read More