The book covers the history, development and commonly used methods of external therapies of Chinese drugs.
Consisting of five sections, this is a unique and comprehensive book
concerning external therapy and Chinese drugs. It covers not only almost
all the clinical departments of TCM such as medicine, surgery,
gynaecology, paediatrics, dermatology, orthopaedics, etc., but also
almost all the main external therapeutic methods with Chinese drugs,
such as the Yan Xun Fa method of drug-smoking, Xun Xi Fa method of
steaming and drip-washing with drug decoction, and so on. It also
introduces the external treatment of 167 diseases with Chinese drugs,
and involves more than 600 prescriptions.
words, this book includes all clinical departments, all common or
frequently-encountered diseases, all major prescriptions for external
use, and all major external therapeutic methods with Chinese drugs.