By: Wei Li and David Frierman
This is the first English language textbook and clinical manual written specifically on the Chinese medical treatment of kidney and bladder diseases. It is based on the author's decades of experience in China and the U.S. It presents both modern Western and traditional Chinese medical views of kidney disease, and covers acute and chronic urinary tract disorders including UTIs, interstitial cystitis, nephrotic syndrome, chronic glomerulonephritis, chronic kidney failure, and more. Acupuncture and Chinese medicinal treatment strategies are given for each disease, and numerous charts and tables and extensive indexes accompany the text.