By Wang Huimin & Zhejiang University
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Endometriosis is a common gynecological disease that frequently causes great discomfort to patients. This DVD program comprehensively covers the Chinese medical theories and therapies used in the treatment of endometriosis. Features include a thorough investigation of the causes, pathomechanisms, and clinical manifestations of endometriosis, based on a solid foundation of both Chinese medical theory and biomedicine; an overview of the diagnostic process and management of endometriosis in an integrated medical setting; and acupuncture therapy protocols based on pattern identification to help practitioners create customized treatments for maximum success. Also described are sophisticated treatments with moxibustion, including techniques for making medicinal cakes for use with moxa, as well as warm-needling; and electro-acupuncture techniques, cautions, and indications to guide practitioners to the most effective methods for each case. Practitioners who utilize the information presented in this DVD will dramatically improve their ability to effectively treat endometriosis.