By: Lu Zai-ying
This concise dictionary of medical phrases and terminology was compiled by an editorial board of over 200 scholars and specialists. It contains the vocabulary of over 60 categories of medical topics , including a large number of new and recently established terms. There are a total of 160,000 entries. While there are continuing dialogs concerning TCM terminology standards and term choices, representing many points of view, scholars, students, and translators will welcome this work as a useful and valuable contribution to the field.