Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
Acupuncture Department of Second hospital of Jilin university is the only independent department in Bethune Medical University , Acupuncture meridian research association governing units of Northeast China (vice President), Acupuncture society director unit of jilin province(vice President) , with the combination of medical treatment teaching and scientific research .
The distinctive characteristics of the Chinese medicine, the unique acupuncture technology, has attracted Japan Korea and many other foreigners to come to observe and learn . In addition to in charge of the education of acupuncture for medical student in Bethune Medical University , the oral department, department of gynaecology and obstetrics , the department of paediatrics , adult education, college of nursing and other college undergraduate courses it also administer the South Korea students teaching work after 2001, and appointed as designated teacher to the Korean acupuncture teaching by jilin university . It is also the only acupuncture master degree station at jilin university.
The existing permanent staff of Acupuncture department is 37, including one professor, one associate professor, three physicians, two competent technician which forms a good discipline echelon and in charge of the acupuncture clinic treatment , teaching and research of the hospital, The number the outpatient consulting room is 6, including 4 acupuncture rooms , 1 massage room, 1 special therapeutic room. Comrades work and cooperate with each other based on the principle to combine traditional medicine and modern theory . They also try to make innovations in a pioneering spirit, and actively carry out a number of advantages of the project, accumulating rich experience in all aspects of and achieving good clinical efficacy which laid a solid foundation of discipline construction and development of the department.
Featured department treatment is to use less acupoints to get the most effect and not retaining the needle to keep the feeling of needle . Less acupoints can relieve the patient's pain; to strong the stimulation without the needle, which can keep the feeling of needle remaining . This technique can significantly improve the efficacy and shorten the duration of treatment and the effect is particularly prominent, especially in the sequelae of stroke, lumbar disc disease, acute lumbar sprain, sciatica and other diseases . This special preciseness selection and retaining the feeling of needle technique enjoys prestige at home and abroad .