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International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine, 2022, 4(8); doi: 10.25236/IJFM.2022.040815.

From Macro Dialectic to Micro Dialectic—Advances in Science and Technology Promote the Development of TCM Syndrome Differentiation and Treatment


Xu Weiwei1, Yin Kejing2, Li Min2, Du Xu1

Corresponding Author:
Yin Kejing

1Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Shaanxi University of CM, Xianyang, China

2Acupuncture and Tuina Department, Second Affiliated Hospital of Shaanxi University of CM, Xianyang, China


The macro-differentiation emphasized by Chinese medicine refers to the fact that doctors collect the patient's body information through the "four diagnostics", look, hear, and ask, analyze and judge the information, and then obtain the nature, location, and pathogenesis of the disease. Traditional Chinese medicine treats diseases. It is mainly achieved through the grasp of the nature of the disease. With the development and integration of multiple disciplines, Chinese medicine has been further developed by absorbing modern scientific thinking and using modern technology to study Chinese medicine. From the perspective of scientific view and methodology, taking into account the overall and partial, integration and differentiation, and the unity of macro and micro, the establishment of a multi-targeted system with syndromes as the core and grasping the pathogenesis of a TCM clinical syndrome differentiation and treatment system is a modern scientific development. New direction.


Macro-diagnosis; micro-diagnosis; technological development; combination of diseases

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Xu Weiwei, Yin Kejing, Li Min, Du Xu. From Macro Dialectic to Micro Dialectic—Advances in Science and Technology Promote the Development of TCM Syndrome Differentiation and Treatment. International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine (2022), Vol. 4, Issue 8: 91-94. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFM.2022.040815.


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