Treatment of Infertility with Chinese Medicine / Edition 1

Treatment of Infertility with Chinese Medicine / Edition 1

by Jane Lyttleton
     
 

ISBN-10: 044306640X

ISBN-13: 9780443066405

Pub. Date: 05/10/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Providing a clear understanding of infertility, this practical resource analyses and describes the diagnosis and treatment of infertility - both male and female - with Chinese medicine. It includes Western medical information with explanations of physiology, reproductive biology, and modern infertility treatments to expand the understanding of patient options. This…  See more details below

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Providing a clear understanding of infertility, this practical resource analyses and describes the diagnosis and treatment of infertility - both male and female - with Chinese medicine. It includes Western medical information with explanations of physiology, reproductive biology, and modern infertility treatments to expand the understanding of patient options. This book clearly discusses all aspects of achieving a successful pregnancy, including pre-conception care, conception, pregnancy and miscarriage, and modern medical treatments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443066405
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/10/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. A Tale of Two Clinics
2. The Menstrual Cycle
3. Charting the Menstrual Cycle
4. Diagnosis and Treatment of Female Infertility;
Part One: Making a diagnosis
Part Two: The treatment of functional
infertility by TCM
5. Gynaecological Disorders Which Can Cause Infertility
6. Blockage of the Fallopian Tubes
7. Male Infertility
8. Pregnancy Loss, Miscarriage and Ectopic Pregnancy
9. Diet and Lifestyle
10. Assisted Reproduction Technology (ART) and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Appendices
Appendix 1: Herbs - Pinyin, Latin and Chinese Characters
Appendix 2: Herbs which can move the Blood
Appendix 3: Herbs Contraindicated During Pregnancy
Appendix 4: Herbal Formulas Mentioned in this Book

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