Traumatology and Orthopedics of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Publishing House of Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
This book includes two parts, general introduction and specific discussions. The general introduction is the basic content of orthopedics and traumatology, which briefly gives an introduction to the main contents, initiation and development of orthopedics and traumatology of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) as well as etiology, pathology, diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic and traumatological diseases. The specific discussions are divided into five chapters of fracture, dislocation, injury of muscle and tendon, internal traumatic syndrome and osteopathy. All together 46 kinds of diseases, which are commonly encountered in clinical practice of orthopedics and traumatology, are respectively presented in a frame of outline, major points for diagnosis and treatment, with 42 illustrations added. In order to emphasize the point of clinical practice, the major points for diagnosis and therapeutic methods of orthopedic and traumatological diseases, which are commonly encountered clinically, are paid particular attention to.