By Takahide Kuwaki, M.D.
This book is presented as a bridge between traditional Chinese medicine and its counterpart in Japan, Kanpō. A thorough presentation of the Chinese Eight Principles Theory of conformation discrimination is given, as is a detailed discussion of the 148 herbal formulas sanctioned by the Japanese National Health Insurance System. This book is recommended as a resource for the practitioner of Kanpō therapy, as well as for those who wish basic information regarding the herbal formulas and treatments for many of the common diseases encountered in practice and in daily life.
(Paperback, 248 pgs.)