Pocket Atlas of Tongue Diagnosis

Pocket Atlas of Tongue Diagnosis : With Chinese Therapy Guidelines for Acupuncture, Herbal Prescriptions, and Nutri

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Integrate Chinese tongue diagnosis into daily practice with this user-friendly Second Edition

In this fully up-to-date Second Edition, experts in Chinese medicine explain how traditional Chinese tongue diagnosis can be used in daily practice to complement conventional Western methods.

The guide begins with a brief introduction to the history, anatomy, physiology, and methodology of tongue diagnosis followed by basic techniques and systematic procedures for identifying the manifold individual characteristics of the tongue's shape and its many modifications. Full-color photographs of tongues then demonstrate a variety of clinical scenarios to help readers develop a holistic approach to diagnosis.

Features

An in-depth review of the tongue's most important anatomic and physiologic features, including the lingual papillae, the tongue muscles, arterial supply, and much more
More than 180 full-color illustrations and high-quality clinical photographs of Western tongues enhance the text
Treatment suggestions for using acupuncture, herbs, and nutrition accompany each clinical image
Medical assessment of 28 case histories with real-life photographs from the authors' practice

The Second Edition of Pocket Atlas of Tongue Diagnosis is an essential resource for every practitioner or student of Chinese medicine, acupuncture, or complementary medicine.

  • Format: Paperback | 312 pages
  • Dimensions: 127 x 190 x 22.86mm | 454g
  • Publication date: 26 Jan 2011
  • Publisher: Thieme Publishing Group
  • Publication City/Country: Stuttgart, Germany
  • Language: English
  • Edition: New edition
  • Edition Statement: 2nd edition
  • Illustrations note: 202 Abbildungen
  • ISBN10: 3131398329
  • ISBN13: 9783131398321
  • Bestsellers rank: 181,707