Point Localization: 1 cun above the axillary crease.
TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome).
Indications: Pain in the shoulder, shoulder blade and forearm.
Target area: Shoulder. Scapula. Forearm.
Point Name and Meaning: Jianzhen – True Shoulder
Acupuncture Meridian: Small Intestine
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.