✵To help clients and TCM fans know better with the common knowledge of ancient TCM and syndrome differentiation, there comes the online knowledge database in classified categories.
✵The main content including: the introduction of the most famous and talented Ancient Herbalists and Distinguished Physicians, the most influential and Well-Known Ancient Works, common Diagnostic Methods, the introduction of Common Disease and Syndromes, etc.
✵The TCM Diagnostics is the science and practice of diagnosis, mainly composed of diagnosis, disease identification, disease differentiation, syndrome differentiatgion, syndrome pattern and syndrome manifestation.
Introduction of TCM Diagnostic Methods:
Introduction:The introduction of TCM Diagnostic Methods, four examinations, inspections, auscultation-olfaction, inquiry, and palpation.
Introduction of TCM Diagnostic Methods.
Introduction: The main content of TCM Diagnostic Methods are introduced as:
✵Diagnostic method: method of examining a patient and collecting information for diagnosis.
✵Four examinations: inspection, auscultation-olfaction, inquiry(history taking), and palpation(including pulse taking).
✵Inspection: examination by using the eyes, including inspection of vitality, complexion, expression, behavior, body surface, tongue, excreta, secretions, etc.
✵Auscultation-olfaction: the Auscultation and olfaction is one of the four examinations of TCM Diagnostic methods, hearing and smelling, the auscultation is listening to the patient's voice, sounds of breathing, coughing,etc, smelling means smelling odors, or special attention to unusual smells.
✵Inquiry: the Inquiry is one of the four examinations of TCM Diagnostic methods, also known as interrogation, an important way of gaining information for diagnosis by asking the patient about the complaint and the history of the illness.
✵Palpation: the Palpation is one of the four examinations of TCM Diagnostic methods, examination of the surface of the body by feeling with the hand or fingers, including taking the pulse.