Acupuncture in Practice

1st Edition

Case History Insights from the West

Authors:

  • Hugh MacPherson
  • Ted Kaptchuk
    • Print ISBN 9780443050497

    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:
    © 1996
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443050497

    About the authors

    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