Biomedicine: Textbook for Practitioners of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine


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Author: Bruce H.Robinson
Media Format: hardback
Pages: 748
Language: English
Publisher: Blue Poppy
Publication Date: 2007
ISBN: 1891845381

This comprehensive textbook gives us the tools to join Western medicine concepts to Chinese medicine's own deep understanding of the physiological principles of body function, going back tour historic roots.

This beautifully designed two-color book is filled with over 100 detailed illustrations to help the reader better understand the material presented. Red-flag cases are included and clearly explained to help the practitioner decide when an immediate referral is necessary. The author, Dr. Bruce Robinson, is a Western MD who has studied in China and teaches biomedicine to practitioners of Chinese medicine on a regular basis. This book covers many Western diseases you will encounter and is clearly written for practitioners of Chinese medicine. With this textbook you will learn:the clinical presentation and treatment of the major diseases seen in Western medical practice today red-flag cases that need urgent referral to an MD or emergency room how to confidently interact with Western medical practitioners improved diagnostic skills and physical exam techniques new scientific approaches for treating cardiovascular diseases and cancer