What do you do when you don’t know what to do. Clinical solution to most common dilemma.
‘From not knowing to knowing is the path of the healer”. Not knowing what to do- relates to the period before making a clinical decision. This period is a common situation accompanying any clinician. These few moments can lead to either doubt or certainty. In this process, from dilemma, a decision emerges. The presentation discusses this process step by step from uncertainty to certainty. When there is a clear diagnosis or clinical experience this process is much easier, but exploring the decision-making process in the case when there is no clarity is the real challenge. The lecture relies on 30 years of clinical experience, interviewing many collogues on this topic and observing the writings of Acupuncture Masters, who shared the points prescriptions protocols they used in these situations.
In order to get the best clinical effect and create healing it is important to create clarity and to see all the options. From deep understanding of points with wide application such as the Four Command Points: Stomach & Abdomen St-36, Head & Back of Neck Lu-7, Lower Back Bl-40, Face & Mouth Co-4; Eight Hui meeting points; combining front and back Shu points; Ma Dan Yang’s 12 heavenly star points. Discussing 10-point protocol of Master Tung’s “Magic Points.”: ST36, SP6, LI4, LI11, and LU7 as were used by the famous acupuncturist Miriam Lee who saw hundreds of patients a week.
In the classics it is stated that in order to practice one needs to understand: Yin and Yang, relationship of heaven-man-earth and the five elements. These guidelines still are effective and can help in the transition from symptoms to inner growth and health.
This lecture gives an insight and guidance to this uncomfortable and yet unavoidable situation, the Participants will receive clinical tools and effective points.
About Dr. Yair Maimon OMD PhD Ac
Dr. Yair Maimon is an internationally renowned figure in the field of Integrative and Chinese Medicine with over 30 years of clinical, academic, and research experience. He is the president of ETCMA, the European TCM association.
Dr. Maimon has been leading a unique research in herbal medicine and acupuncture at Center of integrative oncology at the institute of Oncology, in the largest hospital in Israel and the middle east- Sheba Medical center. Founder of Refuot integrative medicine center.
He has published several outstanding research articles in prominent scientific medical journals showing a unique, promising results on the effect of herbal medicine in cancer care and prevention.
He is the President of the International Congress of Chinese Medicine in Israel (ICCM).
Founder of the eLearning: TCM Academy (TCM.AC), which is an innovative online platform for expanding the knowledge of Chinese medicine worldwide.
Over the years, Dr. Maimon has developed a special insight in diagnosis and treatment of variety of psychological, autoimmune disorders and cancer, stemming from a deep understanding of Chinese medicine.
In addition to being a man of research and a teacher Dr. Maimon is a fully active integrative and Chinese medical clinician, treating numerous patients and devoted in order to ease suffering and promote healing.