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CCAS Trips to China in the Early 1970s

A Surgery of Acupuncture Anesthesia

Description:
Photo taken on July 16, 1971 at the No. 3 Hospital attached to the Beijing Medical College. The group witnessed surgery on a patient who had just had an ovarian cyst removed. She received acupuncture anesthesia, doctors explained, and thus was conscious throughout the procedure.
Attribution:
Paul Pickowicz
Date:
7/16/71
Location:
Beijing (China)
Subject:
Acupuncture | Acupuncture anesthesia | Hospitals | Surgery
Exhibit Tags:
AcupunctureAcupuncture anesthesiaHospitalsSurgery