The Treatment Of Modern Western Medical Diseases With Chinese Medicine

Author: Bob Flaws
Editor: Blue Poppy Enterprises, Inc.
ISBN: 9781891845208
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This book is a textbook and clinical manual on the treatment of modern Western medical diseases with Chinese medicine. By modern Western medical diseases, we mean all the disease categories of Western medicine excluding gynecology and pediatrics. By Chinese medicine, we mean standard contemporary professional Chinese medicine as taught at the two dozen provincial Chinese medical colleges in the People's Respublic of China. The two main therapeutic modalities used in the practice of this style of Chinese medicine are acupuncture-moxibustion and the internal administration of multi-ingredient Chinese medicinal formulas. Treatment plans for each disease discussed herein are given for each of these two main modalities.

The Treatment

Author: Eve Ensler
Editor: Dramatists Play Service Inc
ISBN: 9780822222026
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THE STORY: This two-character drama delves into the layers of power, fear and intimacy that exist between a traumatized soldier (and former military interrogator) and the female psychologist colonel who is assigned to give him routine treatment. TH

Handbook Of Acupuncture In The Treatment Of Musculoskeletal Conditions

Author: Lu Shaojie
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781901149005
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This pioneering and practical handbook presents the author's unique clinical experience in the assessment and acupuncture treatment of 63 musculoskeletal and soft tissue conditions and also provides valuable clinical notes offering an insight into the treatment involved. Compact format - easy to use and practical for the clinic A desktop reference book - ideal for the practitioner who already has a basic knowledge of acupuncture 63 common musculoskeletal conditions are included - focuses on what the practitioner needs to know Each condition is described by an experienced acupuncturist working in China - the first ever examples in the English language Edited by a GP from the UK who uses acupuncture in day-to-day practice - making this book span TCM and the Western Acupuncture practices Includes Western perspective on disease descriptions, needling depth, needling precautions and integration of treatment Easy-to-read format - with tables to facilitate rapid reference Useful diagrams illustrating the location of standard and special acupuncture points

The Treatment Of Cardiovascular Diseases With Chinese Medicine

Author: Simon Becker
Editor: Blue Poppy Enterprises, Inc.
ISBN: 9781891845277
Size: 20,40 MB
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Neurobiology In The Treatment Of Eating Disorders

Author: Hans Wijbrand Hoek
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471981022
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This book describes the clinical heterogeneity and diagnosis of eating disorders. It presents advances in neurobiological research and also discusses treatments. The aim is to make accessible to clinicians the recent advances in the neurosciences and suggest how to incorporate the data in a treatment setting. The authors have also presented their concepts and ideas on the future directions in this area. The book is to be published in time for a large eating disorders meeting in New York, April 1998.

Immunomodulating Drugs For The Treatment Of Cancer

Author: Asher A.A. Chanan-Khan
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451153619
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Immunomodulating Drugs for the Treatment of Cancer provides a comprehensive resource for clinicians and researchers regarding immunomodulatory (IMiDs) drugs and their rapidly emerging role in cancer medicine. This new class of anticancer agents has made a tremendous impact on the treatment of patients with various malignant diseases, including blood cancers and several cancers of the solid organs. Their popularity in prescribing is based on several important characteristics including: (1) oral bioavailability, (2) non-chemotherapeutic, (3) extremely well-tolerated in all age groups, (4) ability to activate patient's own immune response against cancer, (5) ease of combination with other agents such as chemotherapy resulting in higher responses as well as (6) variability of anticancer activity.

Psychotherapy For The Treatment Of Substance Abuse

Author: Marc Galanter
Editor: American Psychiatric Pub
ISBN: 1585623903
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In Psychotherapy for the Treatment of Substance Abuse, leading authorities on substance abuse treatment techniques review and illustrate the most common interventions for opioid-related and alcohol-related substance abuse disorders, as well as crucial methodologies for testing and patient placement. Methods reviewed include self-help fellowships such as Alcoholics Anonymous, cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic treatments, motivational enhancement, group and family therapy, contingency management, and the multimodal approach called Network Therapy, which recruits the support of friends and family to prompt abstinence and prevent relapse. Each chapter includes vivid case studies to illustrate the approach described, as well as a review of the key clinical concepts and a list of essential readings. Adapting a new, clinically focused manual from their popular American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment, now in its fourth edition, Dr. Galanter and Dr. Kleber have designed Psychotherapy for the Treatment of Substance Abuse to be of practical application to both experienced clinicians and those new to the field. The accompanying DVD demonstrates Network Therapy in practice and includes enlightening commentary on key issues that are relevant across the many modalities of substance abuse treatment discussed in the book.

The Treatment Of Drinking Problems

Author: Griffith Edwards
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139439053
Size: 13,31 MB
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The Treatment of Drinking Problems has become, over the past twenty years, the definitive text in its field. Internationally acclaimed and translated into six languages, it is the most authoritative source book for the treatment of alcohol problems for all professionals who encounter them.

Guidelines For The Treatment Of Malaria

Author: World Health Organization
Editor: World Health Organization
ISBN: 9241547928
Size: 12,65 MB
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"The purpose of this document is to provide comprehensible, global, evidence-based guidelines to help formulate policies and protocols for the treatment of malaria. Information is presented on the treatment of uncomplicated malaria, including disease in special groups (young children, pregnant women, people who are HIV positive, travellers from non-malaria endemic regions) and in complex emergency situations and severe malaria."--Publisher's description.

Physician S Guide To The Treatment And Follow Up Of Metabolic Diseases

Author: Nenad Blau
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540229544
Size: 10,99 MB
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This reference provides concise information on the treatment and management of inherited metabolic diseases for the clinician. World experts cover all commonalities of therapy giving practical advice and guidance for daily practice. All established treatment protocols in this quickly developing area of medicine are clearly described, including follow-up protocols and monitoring. Alternative and experimental therapies are also described and evaluated. Numerous tables, figures, and several indices (symptom, disease name, tests, etc.) allow rapid access to specific details. This book is invaluable to anyone dealing with patients with inherited metabolic diseases, pediatricians, internists, neurologists, and clinical geneticists.