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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine by Giovanni Maciocia, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: A Comprehensive Text. Front Cover. Giovanni Maciocia. Elsevier Health Sciences, May 11, – Medical – pages. Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading authorities on Chinese medicine. New larger, two-color format and reader-friendly design.

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Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x 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. Logical, sequential organization builds from basic theoretical concepts, through functions of individual organs, to disease categories, and the appropriate use of points.

The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application Enlarged illustrations in the acupuncture sections clearly show point numbers and names. 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.

The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application of theory in the context of Western clinical practice. My library Help Founcations Book Search. Appendix 3 Chronology of Chinese Dynasties.

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Maybe “easy” is a strong word Concepts are clearly explained, including those that are complex and obscure material. The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application of theory in foundstions Western practice context.

The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: 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.

Aug 14, Joshua added it Shelves: Luong-Chau Nguyen rated it it was amazing Feb 16, 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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Michael Vasta rated it it was amazing Feb 15, No trivia or quizzes foundaitons. Please, log in or register. The glossary has been expanded to include more terms and their origins from translation. We use foundatjons to give you the best possible experience. This is the cornerstone textbook for first year acupuncture students. Additional illustrations, tables and diagrams make the information easier for students to learn and memorize. Moshe Grunspan rated it really liked it Feb 20, May 31, Anindya rated it really liked it.

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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. Mar 07, Brian rated it it was amazing Shelves: Appendix 5 The Classics of Chinese Medicine.

The new edition features new Macioccia 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. Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading subject matter experts.

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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists

Includes Pinyin equivalents to make it immediately evident which original term is being translated. Published July 13th by Churchill Livingstone first published September 4th The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application Its a good book to have on my shelf for reference.

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