Chinese Journal of Medical History / Zhong Hua Yi Shi Za Zhi

[This article belongs to Volume - 51, Issue - 2]

Abstract :

A total of 223 pictures were included in Yangyi Daquan (Complete Collection of Skin Diseases), a surgical masterpiece work with the most abundant image classification extant before the Republic of China. They can be divided into seven categories: the philosophical basis of Chinese medicine and the theory of five evolutive phases and six climatic factors, the figures of visceral manifestation, the figures of acupuncture and acupoint, the figures of diagnosis, the figures of disease, the figures of needle and instrument, and the figures of symbol, from basic to clinical, covering today's otolaryngology, stomatology, gynecology, andrology, pediatrics, dermatology, anorectal, infection, oncology, emergency, which originally belong to the scope of Chinese medicine surgery. The book is extremely rich in images, it has high clinical and academic value