[Discussions on history of the bloodletting therapy overseas].

Abstract

To introduce the origin, development and theoretical source of the bloodletting therapy overseas. The bloodletting therapy, which was based on Hippocrates's four fluid theories, had the therapeutical effect and therefor spread abroad. Many people not only thought this therapy was benefit, but also let out blood regularly. During the medieval Europ, the… (More)

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@article{Yang2012DiscussionsOH, title={[Discussions on history of the bloodletting therapy overseas].}, author={Jie-ke Yang and Li-yuan Jiao}, journal={Zhongguo zhen jiu = Chinese acupuncture & moxibustion}, year={2012}, volume={32 6}, pages={553-7} }