The Practice of Chinese Medicine, 2nd edition (9780443074905)
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
The new edition of this popular clinical text describes the application of traditional Chinese medical theory to the diagnosis and treatment of up to 48 diseases, conditions and disorders. In addition to the existing 34 covered in the first edition, 14 new conditions and symptoms have been added, and these include common, chronic and acute conditions which clinicians may see in their practice. Each chapter contains: aetiology and pathology differential diagnosis according to TCM selection of treatments with acupuncture and herbs, with explanation of choices case studies for illustration summary of Western differential diagnosis discussion of prognosis and prevention This book again brings the enormous wealth of the author's experience, and his insights in applying TCM medicine to a Western context, to the support of all clinicians whatever their own range of experiences.
- Companion volume to successful text 'The Foundations of Chinese Medicine' Well-known and highly respected author
- Practical application of theory - makes text relevant to Western practitioners and students Covers 34 common diseases
- Includes in each case: aetiology, pathology, differentiation and treatment, and prognosis
Customer Reviews (view all) : Average Rating 5
maya tamir, Rated: 5
A Book For All Practitioners
I bought this book when i was a student and i have to say that this book is a great book for students and practitoners. The book has explanations about so many pattens and it gives acupunture and herb formulas for each pattern!!! I really use this book in my practice all the time so i really recommend it to very one that learns Chinese medicine.
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