The book comprises 18 chapters.
Chapter 1 - A brief history of chinese acupuncture and moxibustion.
Chapter 2 - Yin-Yang and the five elements.
Chapter 3 - The Zang-Fu organs.
Chapter 4 - Qi, blood and body fluid.
Chapter 5 - The meridians and collaterals.
Chapter 6 - An introduction to acupuncture points.
Chapter 7 - Acupuncture points of the Taiyin and Yangming meridians.
Chapter 8 - Acupuncture points of the Shaoyin and Taiyang meridians.
Chapter 9 - Acupuncture points of Jueyin and Shaoyang meridians.
Chapter 10 - Acupuncture points of the governor and the conception vessels and the extra points.
Chapter 11 - Aetiology and pathogenesis.
Chapter 12 - Diagnostic methods.
Chapter 13 - Differentiation of syndromes.
Chapter 14 - Acupuncture techniques.
Chapter 15 - Moxibustion and cupping method.
Chapter 16 - A general introduction to acupuncture treatment.
Chapter 17 - Internal diseases.
Chapter 18 - Gynecological and other diseases.
The book is printed and written in english.
Editor: Cheng Xinnong.
Publishing house: Foreign Languages Press, 1999.