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Acupuncture and Chinese medicine : roots of modern practice

Author: Charles Buck
Publisher: London : Singing Dragon, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Charles Buck draws on decades of Chinese medicine study, practice and teaching in this book to provide a relevant and engaging account of the origins of acupuncture and Chinese medicine. From pre-Han dynasty medical practice to Chinese medicine as we understand it today, Buck covers all the key ideas and conceptual developments, focussing on those that have the most practical relevance to clinicians. The knowledge  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Buck
ISBN: 9781848191594 1848191596
OCLC Number: 877809127
Description: 352 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Pre Han medicine --
Han dynasty --
Post Han and Tang --
Song medicine --
Jin yuan medicine --
Ming dynasty --
Qing dynasty.
Responsibility: Charles Buck ; foreword by Barbara Kirschbaum.

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Drawing on his extensive experience and study in the field, Charles Buck presents an authoritative and accessible account of the history of acupuncture and Chinese medicine. The book provides an  Read more...

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Not only is this book an interesting and highly informative read, it has much to contribute in its own right to the future story of Chinese medicine practice. -- Deirdre Murphy * European Journal of Read more...

 
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