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Author Al-Shura, Anika Niambi.

Title Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology
Published Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (58 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology; Copyright Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; Approving Agencies; Course Description; Course Objectives; I: Basic Anatomy and Physiology; 1 Biomedicine Perspective of Blood and Lymph; Chapter Objectives; 1.1 Part 1: Blood; 1.1.1 Plasma; 1.1.2 Erythrocytes; 1.1.3 Thrombocytes; 1.1.4 Leukocytes; 1.1.5 Lymphocytes; 1.2 Part 2: Lymphatic System; 1.3 Part 3: Genetics; 1.3.1 Thalassemia; 1.3.2 Hereditary Hemochromatosis; Notes; 2 Essence, Qi, and Blood; Chapter Objectives; 2.1 Part 1: Essence; 2.2 Part 2: Qi
2.3 Part 3: BloodNotes; II: Red Blood Cells; 3 Red Blood Cell Development; Chapter Objectives; 3.1 Part 1: Red Blood Cell Development; 3.1.1 Erythropoeisis; 3.1.2 The Mature Red Blood Cell in the Human Body; Notes; 4 Hemoglobin; Chapter Objectives; 4.1 Part 1: Protein Subunits; 4.2 Part 2: The Heme Group; 4.3 Part 3: The Bohr Effect; Notes; III: The Integrative Immune System; 5 The Six Stages; Chapter Objectives; 5.1 Part 1: Purpose of the Six Stages in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine; 5.2 Part 2: The Six Stages; Notes; 6 The Four Levels; Chapter Objectives
6.1 Part 1: Purpose of the Fours Levels in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine6.2 Part 2: The Four Levels; Notes; 7 Immune System 1: Leukocytes; Chapter Objectives; 7.1 Part 1: Types of Leukocytes; 7.2 Part 2: Leukocyte Disorders; 7.2.1 Leukocyte Increase; 7.2.2 Leukocyte Decrease; Notes; 8 Laboratory Differentials; Chapter Objectives; 8.1 Part 1: Complete Blood Count; 8.2 Part 2: Cardiac Markers; 8.3 Part 3: Lipid Panel; 8.4 Part 4: Inflammatory Tests; 8.4.1 Fibrinogen; 8.4.2 Homocysteine; 8.4.3 C-reactive Protein; 8.5 Part 5: Hormone Tests; 8.5.1 Dehydroepiandrosterone
8.5.2 Thyroid Stimulating Hormone8.5.3 Estrogen; 8.5.4 Testosterone (Free); Notes; IV: Lab Charts; 9 Blood Differentiations in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine; Chapter Objectives; 9.1 Differentiations in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine; Notes
Summary Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology instructs readers on the blood, complement and immune system from the western and Chinese medicine perspectives. The book focuses on the cardiovascular issues concerning blood and the immune system, provides laboratory values concerning blood and the cardiovascular system, and covers cardiovascular diseases from the Chinese medicine and western medicine perspectives. It compares the eight principles in traditional Chinese medicine with basic science perspectives in western medicine, analyzes laboratory blood testing for heart disease
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Cardiovascular system.
Hematology -- Cardiovascular system.
Medicine, Chinese.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0128006420 (electronic bk.)
9780128006429 (electronic bk.)