Acupuncture in Practice - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443050497

Acupuncture in Practice

1st Edition

Case History Insights from the West

Editors: Hugh MacPherson Ted Kaptchuk
Hardcover ISBN: 9780443050497
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 11th November 1996
Page Count: 482

Table of Contents

The Cruel Virus: a Case of HIV and AIDS. Harry. Diabetic Neuropathy in the Lower Extremities. Ockham's Razor and a Case of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Africa, Malaria and a 'Virus'. A Heart-Sink Patient. Treating the Untreatable. Maria's Children. Pregnancy, Nausea and Multiple Sclerosis. Depression and Fatigue After Giving Birth. A Case of Postpartum Complications?. Elinor in the Dance. A Case of Tropical Acne. Palpations, Periods and Purpose. Shouting for Sympathy. The Tip of the Volcano. Hysterectomy: Is It Necessary?. The Young Woman Who Could Only Crawl. Early Damage. Judy, A Left-Handed Caucasian. California Dreaming. Challenges that Take Their Toll. Out of My Head Into My Heart. Like Mother, Like Daughter. Undescended Testicles. A Case of a Gastric Ulcer. Unwinding a Volvulus to Cure a Migraine. Epigastic Pain. Irritable Bowel Syndrome and a Painful Shoulder. An Achilles' Heel. Coffee, Marijuana and Back Pain. A Crushing Pain in the Chest. Unresolved Shock. Surrender or Control?. Managing Pharmaceutical Drug Withdrawal. Solidity and Fragility. Anxiety, Agitation and Angry Determination. A Clear Case of Possession. Fleas, Ponies, Doctors, Angels. Headaches, Angels and Guiding Spirits

Details

No. of pages:
482
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 1996
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Hardcover ISBN:
9780443050497

About the Editor

Hugh MacPherson

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Research Fellow, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK

Ted Kaptchuk

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA