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Each of these books is one we consider especially valuable in the study and practice of Chinese medicine and related activities. Wherever possible we include contents pages, reviews and sample text.
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The first book of its kind, written by a senior student of Jeffrey Yuen, the Advanced Acupuncture Clinic Manual contains detailed protocols for the application of the Complement Channels of acupuncture: the Sinew, Luo, Divergent and Eight Extraordinary Vessels. The book includes over one hundred drawings, diagrams, theory of the Complement Channels, guides for diagnosis, needling techniques, and much more.
Comparing the medical systems of China, India and the West - both mainstream and alternative - Roberta Bivins shows how medical expertise has migrated from one culture to another. From acupuncture in Regency England to homoeopathy in the 'Wild West', Bivins unearths the roots of today's distinctions between alternative, complementary and orthodox medicine, and shows how popular interest in medical alternatives - often of exotic origin - is a phenomenon with a long and fascinating pedigree.
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The Qi jing ba mai kao is among the most remarkable of texts in the Chinese medical literature. Bringing together writings on acupuncture, herbal medicine and internal cultivation (nei dan), it argues that aspiring adepts and physicians alike must understand the full scope of the extraordinary vessels.
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The medicinals are categorised according to the alphabetical order of herbs' pinyin names
Covers life, birth, daily life habits and disease, health-cultivation techniques, dietary regimens, sexual activity, medicinal baths and more.
An Integrated Clinical Approach with Chinese Medicine: Alleviating the Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
The author of this book, Dr. Zhang Dai-zhao, is a well-known oncologist in China and is the one of the leading authorities on the usage of integrative medicine to relieve the side effects of cancer treatment.
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A practical full-color photo atlas of acupuncture points; imposition of channels on human models offers an indispensable aid to accurate location of points for students and practitioners. Anatomical cross-sections provide a vivid illustration of the tissues traversed by needling of commonly used and potentially dangerous points.
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