Translations & Writings

中医药翻译及著作

On Gé Gēn 葛根

Gé Gēn (Radix Puerariae) 《神农本草经》: 味⽢,平。主消渴,⾝⼤热,呕吐,诸痹,起阴⽓,解诸毒。[Shén Nóng Běn Cǎo Jīng]: Sweet flavour, and neutral Qi. Governs dispersion thirst, major body heat, vomiting, and various kinds of impediment. It raises the Yīn Qì and resolves all toxins. 《名医别录》:⽆毒。主治伤寒中风头痛,解肌发表出汗,开腠理,疗⾦疮,⽌痛,肋风痛。[Míng Yī Bié Lù (Táo Hǒngjǐng – 456-536)]: “[It] has no toxicity. It governs the treatment of cold damage…

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Gé Gēn Tāng Case – Liú Dùzhōu

Selected Clinical Case Histories of Liu Duzhou《刘渡舟临证验案精选》 Li X, a 38-year-old male. He had suffered with persistent migraines for 2 years that remained unresolved despite long periods of treatment. He was introduced to Doctor Liu by a good friend and brought in for a consultation. Chief complaint: right sided headaches, which commonly extended to the…

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What is a Formula Presentation 方证?

The formula presentation is a theoretical model of herbal formula application that lies between the herbs and formulas on one hand, and the disease pattern on the other. It is the arrow aiming for the target in relation to disease treatment. The formula presentation is the guiding principle behind how a formula is selected. ‘Zheng’(证)…

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