Fluid disorders play a role in nearly every patient's presentation and can sometimes be the key to understanding an uncertain or difficult case. This unique resource clearly and comprehensively describes the Traditional Chinese Medicine view of the physiology and pathology of fluids within the body. Covers disorders of sweating and urination, edema, abnormal lacrimation, thin mucus syndrome, and conditions of excessive phlegm and dampness in the body, such as asthma, digestive problems, arthritis, epilepsy, and convulsions. Features over 20 new case histories and essays that illustrate the Traditional Chinese Medicine approach to the treatment of fluid disorders using Chinese herbs, acupuncture, and more.
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Steven Clavey studied Traditional Chinese Medicine in both Taiwan and China,testing in the top 30 out of 1800 students on the Chinese written examinations when studying for certification in TCM gynecology. He has been a consultant to the Australian government on matters relating to Chinese medicine, and was appointed by the federal Minister of Health to the Traditional Medicines Evaluation Committee, a committee which reviews the licensing of herbal products. He continues to be actively involved in teaching, the translation of Chinese medical texts and clinical practice, and he has published articles about Chinese medicine in both English and Chinese.
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Book Description Churchill Livingstone, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0443071942
Book Description Churchill Livingstone, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0443071942