Published 2010 Hardcover book 240 pages ISBN 9780702031335
Includes With index With bibliography With appendix Illustrations: Some Chinese Herbal Medicines Comparisons and Characteristics By (author) Yifan Yang
This text features detailed comparisons and discussions of commonly used Chinese herbs, including clinical applications. It is structured as a series of questions with detailed answers. This makes it useful for students to learn and memorize content easily. Part 1 addresses the theory and concepts of Chinese herbal medicine part 2 conveys comparisons of the characteristics of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine. The revised and edition has particular emphasis on the safe use of Chinese herbal medicines. It includes new appendices with information on safe dosages, commonly used herbal combinations, and the meanings of Chinese expressions used in herb names.