Mechanisms of Action in Disease and Recovery in Integrative Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine (Integrative Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine, Volume 6)

December 1, 2020
Mechanisms of Action in Disease and Recovery in Integrative Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine (Integrative Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine, Volume 6)

Mechanisms of Action in Disease and Recovery in IntegrativeCardiovascular Chinese Medicine, Volume Six in theIntegrative Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine seriespresents the structure, function and pathology of thecardiovascular system from Traditional Chinese and Western Medicineperspectives. Sections discuss cardiac acu-anatomy, includingcardiac cells and heart structure, gastrointestinal cells andmouth, esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine structures,and more, while other chapters cover the qi, yin and yang roles incardiac rhythm and pumping actions and the pathology of the heartand vascular system and the zang and fu relationship with otherbody organs.This important reference will aid cardiovascular researchers inthe study of integrative Chinese and Western medicine with itsclear, structured base that will guide clinical practice andencourage collaboration between Chinese and Western medicinepractitioners.Provides evidence for the mainstreaming of acu-meridian theoryand pathophysiologyExplores the detailed connection between heart dysfunction andthe disease mechanisms of other organ systemsCombines western medicine anatomy and patho-physiology with TCMaspects of essence, qi, blood and body fluid concept, productionand function to explain the cardiovascular system dysfunction, it'sindependent role and dependent interactions with the functions ofother organ systems