Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 152–152 | Cite as

Integrative medicine in clinical practice: From pattern differentiation in traditional Chinese medicine to disease treatment



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© Chinese Association of the Integration of Traditional and Western Medicine and Springer-Verlag GmbH 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ai-ping Lu (吕爱平)
    • 1
  • Ke-ji Chen (陈可冀)
    • 2
  1. 1.Chinese Association of Integrative MedicineBeijingChina
  2. 2.China Academy of Chinese Medical SciencesXiyuan HospitalBeijingChina

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