(GV) Governing Vessel Meridian - Graphic
You may click on a specific acupuncture point for more detailed information including the location, functions, precautions and the chinese and english names.
In most browsers you may also hold the mouse over a point and a box will popup which shows the location and precaution information for that point.
Sources and More Information
The information on our site is drawn from our own lecture notes and clinical experience. The following lecture notes were used within this section:
- Ferro, Barbara: New England School of Acupuncture, Point Location Lecture Notes
- Hartstein, Rachel: New England School of Acupuncture, Actions & Effects Lecture Notes
For a complete list of valuable resources, see our Acupuncture Theory Resources section. The most recommended texts are below: