Huang Xianming (1920-)

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Huang Xianming (1920-)

Huang Xianming (1920-)

Huang Xianming (1920-) Huang Xianming, a native of Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, was born in October of 1920. He studied in the Shanghai College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the 1930s, and then he apprenticed to Bao Shisheng to study internal medicine. Early in the 1950s, he was the director of Acupuncture Department in the First Public Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Shanghai (the eleventh People’s Hospital of Shanghai Municipal­ity), and the director of the Acupuncture Department of the Shanghai First People’s Hospital. Dr. Huang is good at treating gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer and diabetic bladder diseases. Early in 1985, in cooperation with the Western medical doctors, he performed a tonsillectomy with his experience of acupuncture analgesia instead of drug anaesthesia, and initiated the induction of manipulating needles before an operation, which was successfully applied in subtotal thyroidectomy and ophthalmic operations. He tested the diagnosis and the treatment of ear acupuncture. In the 1970s, he manufactured a glass model of meridians and points with a field magnetic light which won a second prize of the scientific achievement awarded by the Ministry of Light. His works include Essential of Chinese Acupuncture, Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibus­tion EIanging Chart of Anatoiny of Poinu of 14 Meridians;Tomographic-Anatomic Illustrations of Points, etc. Now he is a professor in the Shanghai College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, the director of the Shanghai International Acupuncture Training Center, a committee member of the Acupuncture and Moxibustion Speciality in Medical Scientific Commission of the Ministry of Public Health, and a member of the standing committee of the China Association of Acupuncture and Moxibustion. (source : Essentials of Contemporary Chinese Acupuncturist Clinical Experience. Beijing : Foreign Languages.1989)