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Contents 2 The Functions of the Internal Organs. Be the first to review this product. I’d definitely recommend it to anyone with a serious interest in traditional chinese medicine.

Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading subject matter experts. Return to Book Page. Account Options Sign in. Sherry J rated it really liked it Dec 27, Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Its a good book to have on my shelf for reference.

A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists.

Published July 13th by Churchill Livingstone first published September 4th The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Giovanni Maciocia No preview available – Luong-Chau Nguyen rated it it was amazing Feb 16, Selected pages Page 1.

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Book ratings by Goodreads. Acupuncture Points Principles of Treatment show more. Offering a unique combination of rigorous scholarship together with a wealth of clinical experience, Maciocia s Foundations of Chinese Medicine will be ideal for all students of Chinese medicine, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine as well as qualified practitioners needing to stay up-to-date with changes in the field.

Appendix 3 Chronology of Chinese Dynasties. I spent US dollars on this book.



Michael Vasta rated it it was amazing Feb 15, Cases Studies and Case Histories apply theory to diagnosis and treatment, bringing the subject to life in a realistic context. He is Visiting Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has many years of experience in teaching and practice.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Michael Nova rated it liked it Mar 13, Stay in touch Find us online and signup for the Elsevier newsletter Get in touch. Open Preview See a Problem? Trivia About The Foundations o A redesigned layout complements the accessible writing style and makes the material even easier to follow.

I’m going to be reading this for the next 3 years, so I might as well say here and now that it’s fantastic. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Visit our Beautiful Books page and find maciociw books for kids, photography lovers and more. Description The latest edition of this hugely popular volume continues to provide readers in the West with a clear explanation of the theory and practice of Chinese medicine.

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Marilyn rated it liked it Oct 06, Lists with This Book. This successful Chinese medicine textbook covers the theory of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, and discusses in detail the use of acupuncture points and the principles of treatment. No matter what the consensus among TCM students may be, I find it well-written, interesting, comprehensive, and somewhat easy to grasp.

Giovanni trained initially in the UK and then in China, learned Chinese to be able to study from original Chinese texts, and was one of the first practitioners and authors to introduce Chinese medicine in a clear and accessible way to a Western student audience.

I can’t claim to have foundatoins this book from cover to cover but foindations is another one of my trusted reference books. Richly illustrated and fully updated throughout, Foundations of Chinese Medicine retains its careful structure to present the subject in a systemized manner which ranges from first principles to the diagnosis and management of a wide range of disease states. Jan 17, wheels rated it liked it Shelves: Shuchen rated it really liked it Mar 11, He is Visiting Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has many years of experience in teaching and practice.


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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine : A Comprehensive Text

Every time I go back to this book, I’m amazed at how much information is there. Oct 12, Jmaynard rated it it was amazing. To ask other readers questions about The Foundations of Chinese Medicineplease sign up. An accompanying EVOLVE website provides over self-testing questions and answers to help readers check their understanding of frequently complex information New Case Histories help ‘bring the subject to life’ Expanded subject area coverage including new clinical guidelines and additional acupuncture point combinations Contains further analysis of acupuncture point actions Innovative guidelines aid students chines Chinese Medicine patterns.

The new edition features new and updated material plus an accompanying website containing over self-testing questions in a variety of formats. Please, log in or register.

Based on a unique and invaluable combination of extensive clinical experience in the West, current Chinese Medicine textbooks and ancient sources, in particular, the ‘Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine’ Nei Jing and the ‘Classic of Difficulties’ Nan Jing.