|Also Known As:||Chest Home|
- In the 3rd intercostal space, 6 cun lateral to the mid-sternal line.
- Slanted insertion, 0.5-0.8 cun.
- Caution: Avoid deep insertion. Perpendicular insertion carries a substantial risk of pneumothorax.
- Transverse-oblique insertion along the intercostal space, 0.5-1 cun.
- Moxibustion is applicable.
- Regulates Qi
- Descends Qi
- Unbinds the chest