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Uniform Title Chinesische Medizin bei Fertilitätsstörungen. English
Title Chinese medicine in fertility disorders / edited by Andreas A. Noll, Sabine Wilms ; with contributions by Simon Becker [and others] ; translated by Sabine Wilms
Published Stuttgart ; New York : Thieme, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 347 pages) : illustrations
Series Complementary medicine
Complementary medicine (Thieme (Firm))
Contents Fertility treatment : its social and cultural context -- Ethics -- Guanyin : goddess of fertility -- The wish for sons : woman and family in imperial China : Qiu zi -- Advice on successful sexual intercourse from the medical classics -- Fertility treatment and pregnancy : reproductive medicine and TCM in meaningful cooperation -- Physiology and pathology of fertility and reproduction from the TCM perspective -- Worth a thousand in gold : the quest for perfect children in early China -- Qi gong -- Tui na therapy -- Moxibusion -- Acupuncture -- Chinese dietetics -- Chinese medicinal therapy in threatened or recurrent miscarriage and in pregnancy
Formula Shao fu zhu yu tang : decoction for treating infertility -- Menstrual disorders : Yue jing bing -- Early menopause -- Infertility and sexual disorders -- The treatment of male infertility with TCM -- Endometriosis : Nei ji -- PCO syndrome and fertility -- Supplementary Chinese medicinal therapy in IVF/ET treatments -- Inviting the "heavenly spark" : Shen in the support of couples in fertility treatment -- Stress and infertility -- Supporting the couple in successful and failed fertility treatment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Infertility -- Alternative treatment.
Medicine, Chinese.
Infertility -- therapy.
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Noll, Andreas.
Wilms, Sabine.
ISBN 1282865153
3131468319 (electronic bk.)
9783131468314 (electronic bk.)