Traditional Chinese medicine and Kampo: a review from the distant past for the future.

@article{Yu2006TraditionalCM,
  title={Traditional Chinese medicine and Kampo: a review from the distant past for the future.},
  author={Feshchenko Yu and Takashi Takahashi and J Moriya and Ken Kawaura and Jun-ichi Yamakawa and Kazuya Kusaka and Tomoo Itoh and Shin-ichiro Morimoto and Naohito Yamaguchi and Tsugiyasu Kanda},
  journal={The Journal of international medical research},
  year={2006},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={231-9}
}
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a complete system of healing that developed in China about 3000 years ago, and includes herbal medicine, acupuncture, moxibustion and massage, etc. In recent decades the use of TCM has become more popular in China and throughout the world. Traditional Japanese medicine has been used for 1500 years and includes Kampo-yaku (herbal medicine), acupuncture and acupressure. Kampo is now widely practised in Japan and is fully integrated into the modern health-care… CONTINUE READING

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