Traditional Chinese Medicine for Assisted Reproductive Technology

  • Wei Shang


Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is composed of many different approaches. In this chapter, we summarize the applications of TCM in infertility and assisted reproductive technology (ART) treatments while providing rationale of each strategy. We will also mention about some Chinese herbal substances and physical approaches like acupuncture and moxibustion and many others. Still more research is needed to study TCM approaches in fertility and ART treatment.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Shang
    • 1
  1. 1.Reproductive Medicine Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sixth Medical Center, Chinese PLA General HospitalBeijingChina

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