INTEGRATION OF EASTERN AND WESTERN MEDICINE 2017
Lecturer : Kenji Watanabe
In last 100 years, Western medicine led medicine. Before Meiji restoration in Japan, Kampo was a main medicine. Kampo medicine deteriorate since Meiji restoration. In 1970's, traditional medicine (TM) became featured and WHO founded the TM section. Currently, the trend is to integrate Western medicine and TM. In this class, you learn the advantage and disadvantage of both medicine and think how to integrate effectively.