Users can find maps of the body's pressure points online at sites such as Buzzle.com or Ba-bamail.com. The former offers detailed maps of pressure points on the head, torso and limbs and the latter provides maps of pressure points on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet.
Applying pressure or force to the points in the head, torso and limbs can be used for self defense, to relieve pain or to stop hemorrhaging. Knowledge of these points can be used to incapacitate an attacker, stimulate flow to ease pain or stop blood flow to a wound. The pressure points on the palms and soles of the feet are said to correspond to different parts or organs of the body, and applying pressure may help relieve pain and dysfunction.