Essentials of Chinese Materia Medica and Medical Formulas
  • Author : Shengyan Xi
  • Release Date : 01 May 2017
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 1020
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128127230

Download or read book entitled Essentials of Chinese Materia Medica and Medical Formulas written by Shengyan Xi and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 01 May 2017 with total pages 1020. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Essentials of Chinese Materia Medica and Medical Formulas: New Century Traditional Chinese Medicine presents specific knowledge about the source, medicinal nature, action and application of more than 800 commonly-used Chinese materia medica, as well as the efficacy and application of more than 740 kinds of commonly-used Chinese medical formulas. Notably, all of the content is presented in table form, making the information easier to access, understand and apply. Each primary herbal medicine is introduced with color pictures, and each primary formula is presented with efficacy analysis pictures. The book provides readers with essential information on Chinese materia medica and formulas and how to use them accurately, including the most common Chinese materia medica used in clinics and in commonly used clinical formulas. This is an essential reference for traditional medical professionals and those interested in traditional Chinese medicine, including advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. Includes over 800 Chinese materia medica and 740 medical formulas with their essential information Combines 514 color pictures of medicine material crude slices and 255 formulary efficacy analysis pictures Organized with concise forms, facilitating understanding and memorization