• clinical
  • The main activities of the JMA are to improve university medical education programs, promote and support medical research, provide professional development through continuing education to members, and collaborate with national and international governments on special clinical public healthcare projects such as disaster relief medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oriental Medicine
  • In 1949, he became a member of the Japan Oriental Medicine Association preparatory committee. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1950, he assumed a post as one of the directors of the Japan Oriental Medicine Association, and between 1959 and 1962 he was the chairman of its board of directors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Japan Oriental Medicine Association was allowed to join the Japan Medical Association later in 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western
  • Kampo was the official system of medicine in Japan until 1868, when modern Western medicine was introduced by the Dutch to Japan and popularized. (mbacourses.net)
  • Two years later in 1829, having been attracted by Kawamoto's talent, Kuki Takakuni (ja) (九鬼隆国) ,the lord of Sanda Domain, had him study Western medicine in Edo (now Tokyo). (wikipedia.org)
  • There is no rule that states Kampo must not be mixed with Western medicines in a single formulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western medicine seemed to do little for his health so he sought the help of Keisetsu Ohtsuka, another kampo physician. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was a revolutionary textbook because it was written so that those who had studied Western medicine could learn kampo medicine on their own. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the increasing introduction of western medicine, medical research and peer support among doctors developed during the Meiji period of the late 1800s. (wikipedia.org)
  • proven
  • Kampo medicines are becoming more widespread and have proven effective for the treatment of a variety of inflammatory diseases, such as colitis, dermatitis, myocarditis, hepatitis, cardiomyopathy, and nephritis. (elsevier.com)
  • medical
  • Based on own observation and experience he compiled a book on internal medicine in 8 volumes (Keiteki-shū) and established an influential private medical school (Keiteki-in) in Kyōto. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Over the counter Kampo (一般用医薬品 literally general use medicine) include some Kampo/quasi Kampo formulations that can be obtained without going to a Kampo speciality store and/or without a prescription from a doctor. (wikipedia.org)