A Chinese-English Dictionary of Acupuncture & Moxibustion (Chinese and English Edition) - (WA14)
A Chinese-English Dictionary of Acupuncture & Moxibustion (Chinese and English Edition) : DescriptionIncludes some 5000 entries on the basic theory of the TCM, anatomical terms, meridians and collaterals, acupoints, methods of acupuncture & moxibustion, diseases and rules of treatment, head, auricular, wrist and ankle acupuncture, Chinese physicians and their works, Midnight-Noon Ebb-Flow and Eight Magic Turtle techniques, and acupuncture analgesia. The compilers have striven to make the Chinese explanations terse and the English translations precise and true to the original TCM concepts. Chinese phonetic symbols (pinyin) are given as the headword of each entry. The appendices include 18 diagrams and 14 coloured pictures of meridians and acupoints. The dictionary features the largest collection of TCM entries, has a unique lay-out, and is practical and easy to use.