Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncture

Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncture

Torii Black


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A handbook for acupuncturists and healthcare practitioners on the use of acupuncture for end-of-life care. The book covers the major hospice and palliative care diagnoses from a Chinese medicine perspective, as well as grief and loss, and includes the roots of Chinese historical perspectives on death and dying. The acupuncturist is introduced to the working medical model of hospice care and the interdisciplinary team approach and provided with evidence-based strategies for the use the acupuncture in symptom management.

This is the eBook edition, you will be able to access this eBook online via your browser or download it to the accompanying Jessica Kingsley Publishers app.


Torii Black:
Torii Black Dipl.Ac., L.Ac, RN, CPHPCA is the Director of the National Association of Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturists in the US.