By Yifan Yang MD MSc

  • Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
  • Number Of Pages: 268
  • Publication Date: 2009-12-22
  • ISBN-10 / ASIN: 070203133X
  • ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780702031335

Book Description:

Retains the same easy to follow format as the first edition. Presents detailed comparisons and discussions of commonly used Chinese herbs. Provides a series of thought-provoking questions with very detailed answers. Structured to help the reader to learn and memorize the content more easily. The easy-to-use question-andanswer format is convenient to apply in the consulting room. Includes discussion of clinical applications to help with the practical use of the information in clinical setting. Revised and updated with particular emphasis on the safe use of Chinese herbal medicines. New appendices provide information on safe dosages, commonly used herbal
combinations and the meanings of Chinese words used in herbal names. Provides a sound foundation for the study and practice of Chinese herbal medicine.