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Chinese-style and Western-style doctors in northern Taiwan.

Emily M Ahern

Chinese-style and Western-style doctors in northern Taiwan.

by Emily M Ahern

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Published by U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationp. 209-218
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15136085M

  Western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) at first glance might seem like irreconcilable systems of thought. TCM deals with the body as a whole—the idea is that an individual's. In , China expor carpets; by , this number had grown to ,—an almost fifteen-fold increase in just fifteen years. 1 Most export carpets were produced in the northern port city Tianjin; neighbouring Beijing was the second-largest producer, and the southern port city Shanghai also produced some carpets for export. None of these cities had ever produced carpets before the.

  The main difference between Chinese medicine and Western medicine is that Chinese medicine seeks to treat the body as a whole, while Western medicine focuses on the main problem area. The differences go deeper still and cover the philosophy of medicine, preventative action, diagnosis and treatment. Neither one is wholly right nor wholly wrong; instead they complement one another. The fourth child in a family in Yilan, a river town in the northern section of Taiwan, he arrived at National Taiwan University in , just as a surge of political activism was sweeping across Author: Evan Osnos.

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Chinese-style and Western-style doctors in northern Taiwan by Emily M Ahern Download PDF EPUB FB2

This essay examines the differences between Chinese-style and Western-style doctors, particularly differences in the doctor-patient relationship. It appears that there is at least one context in which women and older people find Chinese-style doctors and medicine more satisfactory, that Chinese-style doctors tend to confirm layman's notions about disease (unlike Western-style doctors), and.

Get this from a library. Chinese-style and Western-style doctors in northern Taiwan. [Emily M Ahern]. Feng Ye, a native of Taiwan, graduated from the Chinese Medical School of China Medical College, Taiwan, in He received his master's degree from the Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences in and holds R.O.C.

licenses in both Chinese and Western medicine.2/5(1). Author(s): Ahern,E M Title(s): Chinese-style and Western-style doctors in northern Taiwan/ E.M. Ahern. In: Medicine in Chinese cultures: comparative studies of health care in Chinese and other societies: papers and discussions from a conference held in Seattle, Washington, U.

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