Medicinal Plants in Viet Nam (WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series)
Medicinal Plants in Viet Nam (WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series) by World Health Organization at Hanoi PE. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The book catalogues the 200 species of medicinal plants most commonly used in traditional Vietnamese medicine. The book, which has been translated
The book has three main parts. The first part describes research in Viet Nam conducted on medicinal plants in line with the national policy of developing a system of medicine and pharmacy that integrates the modern and traditional systems. The second part, which constitutes the core of the book, describes and illustrates the 200 most valuable species of wild and cultivated medicinal plants in Viet Nam. Each plant species is first documented by a full color drawing illustrating the plant's distinctive features and natural colors. Explanatory notes for each species provide a concise description of the plant and give local names, flowering period, geographical distribution, parts used, chemical composition, and therapeutic uses. Information on indications and dosage is also provided.
To facilitate retrieval of information, the third part indexes plant species according to botanical name, Vietnamese name, and English name.
|Manufacturer:||World Health Organization|
|Publisher:||World Health Organization|
|Studio:||World Health Organization|
|Package Weight:||1.59 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.51 x 0.63 x 0.63 inches|