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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Summary of Three-yin and Three-yang and the opening, closing and pivot

Author year Reverting yin* Lesser yin* Opening, closing and pivot* of Trunk Opening, closing and pivot of Limb Body Meridian Distribution
Baik 20009) Closing* Pivot* Unclear None None
Baik 200110) Closing Pivot None None None
Baik 201411) Closing Pivot None None None
Baik 201512) Closing Pivot None None None
Chi 201913) None None None None Clear (Position looking south)
Cho 200814) Closing Pivot None None None
Choi 201915) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
Gang 198916) None Closing and Pivot None None None
Gang 199617) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
Go 201018) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
Ha 199919) Closing Pivot Unclear None None
Jang 2008a20) Closing Pivot Clear None None
Jang 2008b21) None None Unclear Unclear None
Jeong 199322) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
Jeong 200323) Pivot Closing Clear Unclear (only thigh area) None
Jung 200624) None None None None Clear (Pathway of meridians)
Jung 20151) None None None None Clear (meridianological posi-tion)
Kim 1996a25) Closing Pivot None None None
Kim1996b26) None None Clear None None
Kim 2003a27) Closing Pivot None None None
Kim 2003b28) Closing Pivot None None Clear (Position looking south)
Kim 202029) None None Clear Clear Clear (Standard Position of Acupuncture Medicine)
Kye 201830) None None Unclear Unclear None
Lee 199731) Closing Closing and Pivot None None None
Lee 200432) Closing Pivot None None None
Lee 200933) Closing Pivot Unclear (Spatial and func-tional) None None
Lee 201334) Closing Pivot Clear None None
Lim 199835) Closing Pivot Unclear None Clear (Position looking south)
Ok 198936) Closing Pivot Clear (Related Viscera and Bowels) None None
Park 199237) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
Park 199338) None None None None None
Park 199539) Closing Pivot None None None
Park 199940) Pivot Closing Unclear (Related Three-yin and Three yang*) Unclear None
Park 200441) Closing Pivot Unclear None None
Sin 199442) Closing Pivot None None None
Yun 199643) Closing and Pivot Closing and Pivot None None None
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