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Chinese Herbal Medicines: Comparisons and Characteristics

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It is a challenge for Chinese medicine students to learn and retain information about the characteristics of the hundreds of commonly used Chinese herbs, and it is equally a challenge for the junior practitioner to be sure of selecting the best herbs to use in formulae.
Detailed and vivid comparisons and discussions of Chinese herbs to help the reader memorize and understand their characteristics
Structured as a series of thought-provoking questions with very detailed answers, again to help memorize the content
Includes "clinical applications" subsection within each section, to help the reader understand how to apply information better and more accurately in the clinical setting

Synopsis:

It is a challenge to learn and retain information about the characteristics of the hundreds of commonly used Chinese herbs, as well as to select the best herbs for use in treating patients. This book brings to life, through vivid and clear discussion, the characteristics of the commonly used Chinese herbs. The easy-to-use question and answer format offers a method for learning and memorizing the functions of herbs through comparing the characteristics and strengths of specific herbs. The detailed discussions in this book enable experienced practitioners to achieve better quality and results, and the clinical applications feature can be used in practice to expand the treatment range.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780443071669
Subtitle:
Comparisons and Characteristics
Other:
Yang
Other:
Yang
Author:
Yang, Yifan
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
Edinburgh
Subject:
Alternative medicine
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Herbal Medications
Subject:
Materia medica, vegetable
Subject:
Medicine, chinese
Subject:
Medicine, Chinese Traditional.
Subject:
Drugs, Chinese Herbal.
Series Volume:
106-679
Publication Date:
January 2002
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
223
Dimensions:
9.90x7.60x.86 in. 1.73 lbs.

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Product details 223 pages Churchill Livingstone - English 9780443071669 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , It is a challenge to learn and retain information about the characteristics of the hundreds of commonly used Chinese herbs, as well as to select the best herbs for use in treating patients. This book brings to life, through vivid and clear discussion, the characteristics of the commonly used Chinese herbs. The easy-to-use question and answer format offers a method for learning and memorizing the functions of herbs through comparing the characteristics and strengths of specific herbs. The detailed discussions in this book enable experienced practitioners to achieve better quality and results, and the clinical applications feature can be used in practice to expand the treatment range.
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