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Practical Guide to TCVM, Vol. 1: Emergencies and Five Element Syndromes

Practical Guide to TCVM, Vol. 1: Emergencies and Five Element Syndromes

Author: Chi Institute/Wednesday, February 19, 2014/Categories: Chi News

Dr. Xie’s latest book, Practical Guide to TCVM, Vol. 1: Emergencies and Five Element Syndromes is now available. This is the first of 4 volumes in the Practical TCVM series. In 6 chapters and 316 pages, it provides detailed descriptions of the treatment of acute conditions as well as Five Element Syndromes. It also provides a single, comprehensive resource for TCVM treatment of the most common disorders seen in modern clinical practice.

This book is perfect to use as a quick reference in clinical settings and emergency situations. Volume 1 provides information about common TCVM Patterns for conventional medical diagnosis. This book details the etiology, Chinese herbal medicine, Tui-na, Food Therapy, lifestyle modification, clinical signs and acupuncture treatment of the described patterns. The topics covered in each chapter are brought to life with case examples.

Future volumes will be: Volume II - Small Animals, Volume III - Equine and Volume IV - Avian, Zoo and Exotic Animals.


Chapter Overviews

CHAPTER ONE
ACUTE CONDITIONS
   High Fever (Fa Re)
   Syncope and Shock (Xiu Ke)
   Acute Pain (Ji Tong)
   Hemorrhage (Chu Xue)

   Food Poisoning (Zhong Du)

CHAPTER TWO
EARTH/SPLEEN ELEMENT SYNDROMES
   Anorexia Syndrome (Bu Shi)
   Vomiting Syndrome (Ou Tu)
   Excessive Salivation Syndrome (Liu Xian)
   Abdominal Distension (Fu Zhang)
   Colic Syndrome (Fu Tong)
   Constipation Syndrome (Bian Mi)
   Diarrhea Syndrome (Xie Xie)
   Prolapse Syndrome (Tuo Chui)

   Gastrointestinal Parasites (Ji Sheng Chong)

CHAPTER THREE
METAL/LUNG ELEMENT SYNDROMES
   Cough Syndrome (Ke Sou)
   Asthma/Dyspnea Syndrome (Chuan Zheng)
   Nasal Congestion and Discharge (Liu Bi)
   Nasal Bleeding (Bi Niu)
   Sore Throat (Hou Tong)
   Laryngeal Hemiplegia (Hou Bi)

   Eczema and Pruritus (Shi Zhen and Sao Yang)

CHAPTER FOUR
FIRE/HEART ELEMENT SYNDROMES
   Shen Disturbance (Shen Luan)
   Sweating Disorders (Han Zheng)
   Stroke (Zhong Feng)
   Palpitations and Arrhythmias (Xin Ji)
   Panting and Coughing (Chuan Ke)

   Blood Stasis (Xue Yu Zheng)

CHAPTER FIVE
WOOD/LIVER ELEMENT SYNDROMES
   Wind Syndrome (Feng Zheng)
   Jaundice (Huang Dan)
   End-Stage Liver Diseases: Cirrhosis, Hepatic
   Lipidosis and Neoplasia
   Red Eyes (Hong Yan Bing)
   Malodorous Ears
   Female Reproduction
   Blood Deficiency and Debilitating Conditions
   Jin Disorders: Disorders of Tendons and Ligaments
   Disorders of the Hooves and Claws

   Canine and Equine Behavior Problems: Aggression

CHAPTER SIX
WATER/KIDNEY ELEMENT SYNDROMES
   Lin Syndrome
   Female Infertility Syndrome
   Male Infertility Syndrome
   Edema Syndrome
   Wei Syndrome
   Bi Syndrome 



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