Fluid Physiology and Pathology in Traditional Chinese by Steven Clavey BA DipAdv Acupuncture

By Steven Clavey BA DipAdv Acupuncture

Fluid issues play a task in approximately each patient's presentation and will occasionally be the major to figuring out an doubtful or tricky case. This exact source basically and comprehensively describes the conventional chinese language medication view of the body structure and pathology of fluids in the physique. Covers issues of sweating and urination, edema, irregular lacrimation, skinny mucus syndrome, and prerequisites of over the top phlegm and dampness within the physique, corresponding to bronchial asthma, digestive difficulties, arthritis, epilepsy, and convulsions. positive factors over 20 new case histories and essays that illustrate the conventional chinese language drugs method of the remedy of fluid issues utilizing chinese language herbs, acupuncture, and more.

  • A whole index offers connection with particular problems, thoughts, formulation, and points.
  • A new bankruptcy on Acupuncture tools in Fluid Pathology info acupuncture remedies for particular problems of fluid metabolism.
  • New case histories illustrate theoretical innovations and display their use within the medical institution, in addition to help in constructing a feeling of diagnosis and infrequently an alternate method of a tough case.
  • An in-depth description of the conventional chinese language medication notion of physique fluid body structure and pathology conveys an important realizing of fluid problems and their function in each patient's scientific presentation, that could be the most important to an another way doubtful or tough case.
  • Both chinese language natural remedies and acupuncture methodologies are defined for every fluid ailment, bringing thought into functional use.
  • Presents a close exam of the ideas and tactics of fluid metabolism and pathology in TCM.
  • Draws on unique translations from chinese language assets, starting from the classical period via to trendy instances, to make sure authenticity and accuracy in practice.
  • Includes a uniquely complete research of phlegm and its linked difficulties and treatment.
  • Designed to be a transparent and useful scientific reference.
  • Written through a hugely certified practitioner and teacher.

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