The acupuncture point "SI 12" , 秉風, is represented by "Bing Feng" in pinyin and "Grasping the Wind" in english and may be found:
Directly above SI 11 in the center of the suprascapular fossa, found in a depression when the arm is lifted.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Si 12 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
SI 12 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Arm Pain, Muscle Weakness and/or Shoulder Pain
While not necessarily valid clinically, LI 16 (Adjunctive point with LI 15 for shoulder issues, …), UB 11 (Wind disorders. Hui-meeting point of the bones, …), UB 12 (Main point to expel wind from the Wei Qi level of…) and UB 41 (Useful for dispelling cold and wind from the uppe…) are nearby.
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