How to Select from the Healing Modalities of Chinese Medicine
Thursday, 11/02 at 8:45 AM to 9:50 AM
Chinese medicine is noted for its various modalities, ranging from acupuncture and herbal medicine to qigong, tuina, and dietary therapy, as well as others. Given the repertoire of all these possible techniques, one of the most important questions is how to select the most appropriate modality for the patient. While an integrative approach that utilizes a number of these modalities is common, it is significant for clinicians to ponder which of these techniques would be most suited for the patient. This brief talk will examine the relevance of each of these modalities and their roles within the comprehensiveness associated with Chinese medicine.