• BEIJING - The revision of a long-controversial rule on traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is stranded amidst heated debates. (ip-watch.org)
  • The Regulation on TCM Prescription Protection is an attempt to offset the insufficiency of modern IP system in preserving intellectual property of TCM, but neither the original rule nor the current revision draft has met this goal," says Zhang Tao, an associate professor of intellectual property at Beijing University of Chinese Medicine . (ip-watch.org)
  • Although standard treatment in modern medicine is based on the diagnosis, in TCM, the treatment would depend on the underlying imbalance. (verywell.com)
  • Chinese medications may have lower concentrations of the active substances, so they may be less potent, although they may be as dangerous as well. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • To receive news and publication updates for Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, enter your email address in the box below. (hindawi.com)
  • In actual fact it is "science based" or "evidence based" medicine. (thethinkingatheist.com)
  • Given that TCM is, by and large, prescientific, pseudoscientific, and religion-based quackery grounded in vitalistic beliefs, to make it palatable to doctors who are ostensibly advocates of evidence-based medicine requires the retconning of its history on a massive scale. (thethinkingatheist.com)
  • Also known as the purple flower earth herb or the Chinese violet, viola flower has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic (fever-reducing) effects. (mercola.com)
  • Each time the regulation revision committee was convened, there would certainly be overheated debates and quarrels," says Ye Zuguang, one of the committee members and a senior research fellow at the Chinese Academy of TCM (CATCM). (ip-watch.org)
  • By the close of the Han era (220 AD), the Chinese had a clear grasp of the nature of disease, preventive medicine, first aid, and dietetics, and had devised breathing practices to promote longevity. (informit.com)
  • Most Chinese-language media reports about the accidental HIV infections had been deleted by Thursday afternoon, leaving only the short government statement in online circulation. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Throughout the millennia, the great contributions by TCM to ensure the well-being of Chinese people depended on the theoretical system of The Medical Classic of the Yellow Emperor. (absolutechinatours.com)