Needle Insertion Techniques

There are four common ways to insert a needle finger pressing insertion, pinching needle insertion, pinching skin insertion, and tight skin insertion. The skin at the insertion site is cleaned with an alcohol pad. The needle insertion angle can be perpendicular, oblique, or horizontal to the skin surface with various depths, depending on the location of the acupuncture points, the medical conditions being treated, and the patient's general health. Finger pressing insertion. This technique is...