By Ka Wai Fan

Find out about the newest advancements in chinese language medication

Traditional chinese language medicinal drugs comparable to acupuncture, natural remedies, and Qigong have lengthy performed a massive function in combating illnesses and prolonging lifestyles. A advisor to chinese language drugs on the web frees readers from having to sift throughout the numerous sites on their lonesome to discover up to date, caliber, trustworthy info on those and extra forms of chinese language medication. This convenient resource presents a labeled directory of on-line websites with regards to chinese language tradition and medication, and helpfully contains a short description of every site's content material. instructions are supplied for looking out, cataloging, and comparing internet websites focused on chinese language drugs in response to the author's own event as a person and researcher.

Renowned chinese language medication authority Dr. Ka Wai Fan took years of diligent paintings to collect A advisor to chinese language medication on the net. He painstakingly offers readers with a complete, present directory of personally-researched top of the range sites and data. the writer additionally discusses intimately easy methods to most sensible review websites, the elemental phrases inside chinese language drugs, and the class of websites. This vast source is a vital reference device for someone gaining knowledge of chinese language medication.

Web listings supplied in A consultant to chinese language medication on the web contain:

important portals and sites protecting basic details an important businesses all for chinese language medication website listings to entry particular libraries and exact assets listings for faculties facing chinese language drugs magazine listings explaining particular points of chinese language medication wide lists of databases, bibliographies, and digital texts important for examine websites directory chinese language historical past and philosophy

A advisor to chinese language drugs on the net is a useful source for librarians, educators, scholars, and specialists in chinese language drugs and complementary and substitute medicine.

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Tw/new/cmic/ccmp/ Chinese (traditional) This Web site is maintained by Professor Chang Yung-hsien of China Medical University and the Committee on Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Health, Executive Yuan of Taiwan. It introduces the Four Examinations (Four Diagnoses): inspection, listening and smelling, inquiry, and palpation, their methods and theories. Studying the four examinations through modern scientific methods provides an objective standard of diagnosis in Chinese medicine. Moreover, not only does the Web site convey its information through words, it also expresses itself through pictures and sound, both exclusive Web features.

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