Sponsor(s): Beijing Society of Traditional Chinese Medicine;Beijing Society of Integrative Medicine;Beijing Institute of Chinese Materia Medica
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Current Issue: Issue 03, 2020
The main purpose of the magazine "Beijing Traditional Chinese Medicine" is to publicize national policies and regulations, research academics, exchange experience and strengthen the unity of Chinese and Western medicine. Adhere to the double-hundred policy of letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend, promote academic democracy, face the grassroots, serve the clinic, and strive to highlight the characteristics of Chinese medicine and Beijing.
Editor-in-Chief: Zhao Jing
Beijing Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine,2020,Vol 39,No. 03
COVID-19 falls in the category of “pestilence” caused by pestilent qi. The nature of the disease is dampness toxin, and the core pathogenesis is dampness, heat, toxin, stasis, and deficiency. In the early stage, members of the expert group of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) proposed the corresponding key points of syndrome differentiation and principle-method-recipe-medicinal through TCM syndrome differentiation and treatment. With the transformation of the pathogenesis, many patients reached the clinical cure standard and were discharged smoothly. However, it should be noted that there are indeed many patients who have just recuperated from severe illness show physical weakness and low quality of life. Combined with the experience of rehabilitation treatment of SARS patients in 2003, we explored the rehabilitation treatment of COVID-19 patients from multiple aspects such as Chinese materia medica decoction, external treatment of acupuncture and moxibustion, traditional exercises, and mental and physical adjustment, to improve the whole-course and holistic treatment regimen for COVID-19 patients.