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English style and terminology makes material easy to follow. The new edition features new and updated material, including discussion of 50 additional acupuncture points and more patterns. Good study guide with a good outline. An accompanying CD-ROM provides self-testing questions and answers to help students check their understanding foundaitons material.
Worth its weight in gold. He is Visiting Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has many years of maciocai in teaching and practice. Genesis rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Discusses in detail the basic theories of the internal medicine and treatment of 34 common diseases with acupuncture and Chinese herbs.
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Good translation from Chinese. History Of Medicine Complementary Medicine. No matter what glovanni consensus among TCM students may be, I find it well-written, interesting, comprehensive, and somewhat easy to grasp. Fuondations Foundations of Chinese Medicine: Pinyin equivalents are included in the main text to foundztions it immediately evident which original term is being translated. An accompanying EVOLVE website provides over self-testing questions and answers to help readers check their understanding of frequently complex information New Case Histories help ‘bring the subject to life’ Expanded subject area coverage including new clinical guidelines and additional acupuncture point combinations Contains further analysis of acupuncture point actions Innovative guidelines aid students learning Chinese Medicine patterns.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. More patterns are included, and combined patterns foundatons been added to the individual pattern chapters. He is Visiting Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has many years of experience in teaching and practice.
This is the cornerstone textbook for first year acupuncture gkovanni. Appendix 6 SelfAssessment Answers. Enlarged illustrations in the acupuncture sections clearly show point numbers and names. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Maybe “easy” is a strong word Elsevier Health Sciences Amazon. May 31, Anindya rated it really liked it.
Sherry J rated it really liked it Dec 27, The new edition features new This successful Chinese medicine textbook covers the theory of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, and discusses in detail the use of acupuncture points and the principles of treatment.
I spent US dollars on this book. I’m going to be reading this for the next 3 years, so I might as well say here and now that it’s fantastic. Comprehensive text contains everything students need for a complete introduction to the theory of acupuncture and Chinese medicine. Icons to make it easier to locate desired sections of information.
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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine : A Comprehensive Text
A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists. Every time I go back to this book, I’m amazed at how much information is there. Mar 07, Brian rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: Concepts are clearly explained, including those that are complex and obscure material.
Giovanni trained initially in the UK and then in China, learned Chinese to be able to study from original Chinese texts, and was one of the first practitioners and authors to introduce Chinese medicine in a clear and accessible way to a Western student audience.
Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading authorities on Chinese medicine. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Appendix 3 Chronology of Chinese Dynasties.