This focused issue on “Holistic Traditional Chinese Medicine: the synergy of spleen and stomach in health” is to describe the relationship between digestive diseases and other diseases, edited by Dr. Bo Li, from Beijing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Capital Medical University, Beijing Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China.
Dr. Bo Li specializes in treating disease of gastroenterology with TCM and Western medicine, such as gastro esophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer and atrophic gastritis precancerosis. Additionally, he is skilled in using TCM to treat gynecological disease. He has been engaged in digestive internal medicine clinical research for years. He is undertaking two research projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC).
- Focused issue outline:
- The treatment of gastroesophageal reflux cough with lung-spleen theory
- Research progress of traditional Chinese Medicine in the treatment of gastric mucosa injury caused by low dose Aspirin in patients with Coronary Heart Disease
- Diabetic gastroparesis
- Vomiting of the kidney disease uremia
- Gastrorrhagia by liver cirrhosis
- The risk of gastric ulcer caused by long-term use of Asprin in coronary diseases
- Cough and lung diseases caused by gastroesophageal reflux (to cure the spleen and stomach at the same time)
- Gastrointestinal dysfunction caused by thyroid disease
- The relationship of gynecological and gastrointestinal diseases
- The effect of regulating and nursing the spleen and stomach on pregnancy
- The effect of regulating and nursing the spleen and stomach on skin