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Typical TCM Therapy for Cholelithiasis

       
 

 

 

20.03cm¡Á14cm,

175 pages, 2004,9.

ISBN

7-81010-794-1/R.756

 

 

Chief Editor: Wang Xu

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Press

 

         

 

 

Contents

Part One General Introduction

Chapter One Introduction

Chapter Two Diagnostic Essentials

Section one Clinical manifestations

1.      Abdominal pain

2.      Gastrointestinal symptoms

3.      Fever and chills

4.      Jaundice

5.      Physical signs

Section two Physio-chemical examinations

1.      B-ultrasonic examination

2.      X-ray examination

3.      Computerized tomography(CT)scan

4.      Nuclein scanning

5.      Duodenal biliary drainage

6.      Laboratory tests

Section three Differential diagnosis

1.      Esophageal hiatus hernia

2.      Peptic ulcer

3.      Angina pectoris

4.      Pancreatitis

5.      Biliary ascariasis

6.      Primary carcinoma of gallbladder

7.      Chapter Three TCM Understanding of Cholelithiasis

Part Two Typical Therapy

Chapter One Treatment of Cholelithiasis at the Acute Stage

Section one Internal therapy

1.      Treatment according to syndrome differentiation

2.      Chinese patent medicines

3.      Simple and empirical recipes

Section two External therapy

1.      Application therapy

2.      Enteroclysis therapy

Section three Acupuncture and moxibustion therapy

1.      Body acupuncture

2.      Moxibustion

3.      Auricular acupuncture with body acupuncture

4.      Auricular-seed-pressing therapy

5.      DJS-I Auricular Pressing Apparatus

6.      Electrical impulse stimulation on auricular and body acupoints

7.      Auricular electro-acupuncture

8.      Magnetic bead therapy

9.      Acupoint-injection therapy

10.  Complex therapy of retroauricular bloodletting therapy

11.  Catgut-embedding therapy

Section four Tuina therapy

1.      Pressing and kneading manipulation

2.      Digital-pressing manipulation on acupoints of chest

3.      Apparatus of pushing-pressing-activating meridians

Section five Psychotherapy

Section six Dietetic therapy

Chapter Two Treatment in Remission Stage

Section One Internal therapy

1.      Treatment according to syndrome differentiation

2.      Chinese patent medicines

3.      Simple and empirical recipes

Section two External therapy

1.      Application therapy

2.      Application on acupoints

Section three Acupuncture and moxibustion therapy

1.      Body acupuncture

2.      Auricular acupuncture

3.      Auricular-seed-pressing therapy

4.      Complex therapy of pressing-puncturing auricular points

5.      Dermal needling therapy

6.      Catgut-embedding therapy

Section four Tuina therapy

Section five Physical exercise therapy

Section six Psychotherapy

Section seven Dietetic therapy

Chapter Three Regimen for Cholelithiasis

Section one Importance of proper diet

1.      Regular breakfast

2.      Less intake of animal fat and high-cholesterol foods

3.      Light diet

4.      Temperate diet without indulgent preference to certain foods

Section two Spiritual healthcare and desirous control

Section three Stabilizing mi8nd and cooperative treatment

Section four Physical exercises for treatment and prevention

Part Three Experience of Celebrated Senior TCM Doctors

Chapter One Wang Xiaofu¨s Clinical Experience

Chapter Two Huang Zenfeng¨s Clinical Experience

Chapter Three Sheng Xunqing¨s Clinical Experience

Appendix: Chinese herbs cited in this book