The Resource A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine, editors, Ping-Chung Leung, Charlie Changli Xue, Yung-Chi Cheng, (electronic resource)

A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine, editors, Ping-Chung Leung, Charlie Changli Xue, Yung-Chi Cheng, (electronic resource)

Label
A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine
Title
A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine
Statement of responsibility
editors, Ping-Chung Leung, Charlie Changli Xue, Yung-Chi Cheng
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This invaluable book is aimed at those who are concerned about Chinese medicine - how it works, what its current state is and, most important, how to make full use of it. The audience therefore includes clinicians who want to serve their patients better and patients who are eager to supplement their own conventional treatment. The authors of the book belong to three different fields, viz. clinical and basic sciences, Chinese medicine and pharmacology. They provide information from their areas of expertise and concern, attempting to make it comprehensive for users. The approach is macroscopic
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
610.951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
R601
LC item number
.C695 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leung, Ping-Chung
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, Chinese
  • Medicine
Label
A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine, editors, Ping-Chung Leung, Charlie Changli Xue, Yung-Chi Cheng, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents ; Contributors ; Foreword ; Preface ; Chapter 1 Intelligent Use of Traditional Chinese Medicine ; 1.1 Introduction ; 1.2 The Successes of Modern Medicine ; 1.3 Traditional Chinese Medicine ; 1.4 Conclusion ; 1.5 Limitations of Chinese Medicine Research ; Reference
  • Chapter 2 Modalities of Chinese Medicine 2.1 Introduction ; 2.2 Chinese Herbal Medicine ; 2.3 Acupuncture ; 2.4 Electro-Acupuncture ; 2.5 Magnetic Therapy ; 2.6 Ear Acupuncture ; 2.7 Scalp Acupuncture ; 2.8 Moxibustion ; 2.9 Cupping ; 2.10 Tuina (Chinese Massage)
  • 2.11 Diet Therapy 2.12 Exercise Therapy ; 2.13 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 3 The Theoretical Framework of Chinese Medicine ; 3.1 Introduction ; 3.2 Features of Chinese Medicine ; 3.3 What Thinking Underpins Chinese Medicine?
  • 3.4 How Does Chinese Medicine Understand Human Physiology? 3.5 How Does Chinese Medicine Understand the Occurrence of Diseases? ; 3.6 Clinical Decision Making: Diagnosis ; 3.7 Prevention ; 3.8 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 4 Problems and Challenges of Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • 4.1 Introduction 4.2 The Trends ; 4.3 The Gaps ; 4.4 The Problems ; 4.5 The Challenges ; 4.6 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 5 Biochemistry and Herbs ; 5.1 Introduction ; 5.2 Purity Test for Herbs and Herbal Products ; 5.3 Safety Test for Herbs and Herbal Products
  • 5.4 Tests for Quality Control of Herbs and Herbal Products
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (374 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812794987
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000537812
  • (EBL)1681490
  • (OCoLC)879025390
  • (SSID)ssj0000127446
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11147616
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000127446
  • (PQKBWorkID)10052985
  • (PQKB)10824271
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1681490
  • (WSP)00005390
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000537812
Label
A comprehensive guide to Chinese medicine, editors, Ping-Chung Leung, Charlie Changli Xue, Yung-Chi Cheng, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents ; Contributors ; Foreword ; Preface ; Chapter 1 Intelligent Use of Traditional Chinese Medicine ; 1.1 Introduction ; 1.2 The Successes of Modern Medicine ; 1.3 Traditional Chinese Medicine ; 1.4 Conclusion ; 1.5 Limitations of Chinese Medicine Research ; Reference
  • Chapter 2 Modalities of Chinese Medicine 2.1 Introduction ; 2.2 Chinese Herbal Medicine ; 2.3 Acupuncture ; 2.4 Electro-Acupuncture ; 2.5 Magnetic Therapy ; 2.6 Ear Acupuncture ; 2.7 Scalp Acupuncture ; 2.8 Moxibustion ; 2.9 Cupping ; 2.10 Tuina (Chinese Massage)
  • 2.11 Diet Therapy 2.12 Exercise Therapy ; 2.13 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 3 The Theoretical Framework of Chinese Medicine ; 3.1 Introduction ; 3.2 Features of Chinese Medicine ; 3.3 What Thinking Underpins Chinese Medicine?
  • 3.4 How Does Chinese Medicine Understand Human Physiology? 3.5 How Does Chinese Medicine Understand the Occurrence of Diseases? ; 3.6 Clinical Decision Making: Diagnosis ; 3.7 Prevention ; 3.8 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 4 Problems and Challenges of Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • 4.1 Introduction 4.2 The Trends ; 4.3 The Gaps ; 4.4 The Problems ; 4.5 The Challenges ; 4.6 Conclusion ; References ; Chapter 5 Biochemistry and Herbs ; 5.1 Introduction ; 5.2 Purity Test for Herbs and Herbal Products ; 5.3 Safety Test for Herbs and Herbal Products
  • 5.4 Tests for Quality Control of Herbs and Herbal Products
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (374 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812794987
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000537812
  • (EBL)1681490
  • (OCoLC)879025390
  • (SSID)ssj0000127446
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11147616
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000127446
  • (PQKBWorkID)10052985
  • (PQKB)10824271
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1681490
  • (WSP)00005390
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000537812

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