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Contemporary Chinese medicine and acupuncture, Claire Monod Cassidy

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Contemporary Chinese medicine and acupuncture
Title
Contemporary Chinese medicine and acupuncture
Statement of responsibility
Claire Monod Cassidy
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Language
eng
Summary
Contemporary Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine explores the theory and practice of Oriental medicine, explaining what Oriental medicine is and how it works. It discusses the effectiveness of Oriental medicine in treating a number of common disorders, including pain control, substance abuse, asthma, digestive disorders, women's reproductive health, HIV, depression, CNS malfunctions, and more. This text gives the reader an introduction to the ancient theoretical foundations of Chinese medicine, along with glimpses into what a day in the life of a modern practitioner is actually like. Part of the Medical Guides to Complementary and Alternative Medicine series, Contemporary Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine was written with the traditional health care provider in mind
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R601
LC item number
.C375 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2002 A-989
  • WB 50.1
NLM item number
C345c 2002
Series statement
Medical guides to complementary & alternative medicine
Contemporary Chinese medicine and acupuncture, Claire Monod Cassidy
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Inside an acupuncture detoxification clinic / Martha Hare
  • A day in the life : practitioners reflect on their daily lives / Jane A. Grissmer, (et al.)
  • The psychology of acupuncture / Richard Hammerschlag
  • What patients say about Chinese medicine / Claire M. Cassidy and Mitra C. Emad
  • Treatment of pain by acupuncture / Stephen Birch
  • Acupuncture in the treatment of addictions / Michael O. Smith and James C. Butler-Arkow
  • Treating respiratory disease with acupuncture / Kim A. Jobst
  • Oriental medicine for digestive disorders / David L. Diehl -- Acupuncture in women's reproductive health / Valentin Tureanu and Luminita Tureanu
  • Acupuncture in depression and mental illness / Rosa N. Schnyer and John J.B. Allen
  • Acupuncture and laser acupuncture to treat paralysis in stroke, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, and Bell's Palsy / Margaret A. Naeser
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS -- Introduction
  • The professionalization of acupuncture and oriental medicine in the United States / Barbara B. Mitchell
  • The theory of oriental medicine / Peter Eckman
  • Diagnosis / Zoe Brenner
  • Acupuncture and moxibustion / Grant Zhang
  • Chinese herbal medicine / Tao Wang
  • Other treatment modalities : diet, bodywork, Qi Gong / Paulette McMillan, (et al.)
  • Putting it all together : practicing oriental medicine / Dan Kenner
  • Grand Rounds
  • Appendices
  • Auricular acupuncture
  • Acupuncture points used for acupuncture treatments of stroke
  • NIH consensus statement on acupuncture
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26 cm.
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Extent
xviii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780443065897
Lccn
2001053906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48176844
  • (OCoLC)ocm48176844

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