The Foundations of Chinese Medicine by Giovanni Maciocia, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: A Comprehensive Text. Front Cover. Giovanni Maciocia. Elsevier Health Sciences, May 11, – Medical – pages. Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading authorities on Chinese medicine. New larger, two-color format and reader-friendly design.
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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists
Its a good book to have on my shelf for reference. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists. The new edition features new and updated material plus an accompanying website containing over self-testing questions in a variety of formats. Elsevier Churchill Livingstone- Medical – pages. A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists.
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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 founxations acupuncture points and the principles of treatment. Includes Pinyin equivalents to make it immediately evident which original term is being translated.
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The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application of theory in a Western practice context. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application Please, log in or register. The actions and functions of acupuncture points are thoroughly discussed, both from the classics and from the author’s own experience.
An accompanying CD-ROM provides self-testing questions and answers to help students check their understanding of material. Account Options Sign in. I think it is not to much to ask for it to be thoroughly copy-edited.
Aug 14, Joshua added it Shelves: Selected pages Page 1. Offering a unique combination of rigorous scholarship together fouundations a wealth of clinical experience, Maciocia s Foundations of Chinese Medicine will be ideal for all students of Chinese medicine, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine as well as qualified practitioners needing to stay up-to-date with foudations in giovwnni field. Elsevier Health Sciences Amazon. This book describes common methods of differentiation of Sherry J rated it really liked it Dec 27, He is Visiting Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has many years of experience in teaching and practice.
More patterns are included, and combined patterns have been added to the individual pattern chapters. Mar 07, Brian rated it it was amazing Shelves: Clearly explains the theory and practice of Chinese Medicine to Western medical audiences. Appendix 2 Glossary of Chinese Terms.
More information is provided on pathological processes, relative weighting of symptoms, and identification of patterns.
Marilyn foundwtions it liked it Oct 06, Giovanni trained initially in the UK and then in China, learned Chinese givoanni 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. Verinha Ferreira rated it it was amazing May 04, This giovajni successful textbook covers the basic theory of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, and discusses in detail the use of acupuncture points and the principles of treatment.
It’s dense without being inaccessible. I can’t claim to have read this book from cover to cover but it is another one of my trusted reference books. New larger, two-color format and reader-friendly design emphasize essential facts and make it easier to navigate the text. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will foundatipns order arrive? Published July 13th by Churchill Livingstone first published September 4th foudnations The new edition features new and updated material, including discussion of 50 additional acupuncture points and more patterns.
Enlarged illustrations in the acupuncture sections clearly show point numbers and names. Theory is combined with an in-depth acupuncture section. John Haverkamp rated it liked it Jan 27, 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.