The information includes: Chinese name (both Chinese character and Pinyin), English name, pertaining category, composed ingredients with dosage, preparation, functions, indications, cautions, and modern applications. ALL the information is based on texts used for national certification examination (NCCAOM).
Formulas are in alphabetical order by Chinese name (Pinyin), plus listings in table format by functional categories with key pathological changes of each formula and by clinical applications based on Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnosis (differentiation of syndromes).
This book is the companion to "Pocket Handbook of Chinese Herbal Medicine." It is designed in a simplified format and fits right into your labcoat pocket. It's user friendly and can easily be carried around. This is the fastest, most concise reference guide for students, practitioners, teachers, or anyone who is looking for information on Chinese herbal remedies.