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This is the fifth volume in the seven-volume series titled The Treatment of Disease in TCM authored by Philippe Sionneau and Lu Gang. In this volume, Sionneau and Lu discuss the TCM disease causes and mechanisms, pattern discrimination, treatment principles, formulas and their modifications, and acupuncture and moxibustion for a wide variety of Diseases of the Chest, Abdomen, and Rib-side. Practitioners will find this book an invaluable resource for dealing with patients with everything from hiccup to intercostal neuralgia, asthma to appendicitis. Not only is this book unique because of the number of different diseases it discusses but because of the inclusiveness of the patterns listed under each disease category. In addition, the modifications of the guiding formulas and acupuncture protocols exemplify and insure individualized treatment plans for individual patients. Taken as a whole, this is the largest, most complete Chinese medical treatment manual yet available in English.
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We at Blue Poppy Press feel really good about this series of books. When it is complete, it will be the largest, most complete English language Chinese internal medicine (nei ke) text in the world. It will be far more complete than any other book available in any Western language. Even by Chinese standards, it is a monumental effort. In addition, because it is arranged by traditional Chinese disease categories, one can use the information in this book to treat an unlimited number of modern Western diseases. This is because modern Western diseases are nothing other than some combination of one or more traditional Chinese diseases. If one knows how to treat those Chinese diseases, then one immediately knows how to treat the modern Western disease no matter how many syllables its Greek or Latin name.About the Author:
Philippe Sionneau is a French graduate of the Hubei College of Chinese Medicine who now teaches and practices in the Paris area. M. Sionneau has written the Chinese herbal part of this book. Lu Gang is a professor in the acupuncture-moxibustion department at the Hubei College of Chinese Medicine. He is the author of numerous articles on acupuncture and moxibustion in various Chinese medical journals. Dr. Lu wrote the acupuncture- moxibustion sections of this book.
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