A roadmap for easily navigating through the complexities of Chinese herbal medicine, Chinese Herbal Medicine: Modern Applications of Traditional Formulas presents information about herbal formulas in a practical and easy-to-access format. Bridging the gap between classroom study and the clinical setting, this book supplies information on disease symptoms and the corresponding Chinese herbal formulas. Drawing on more than 20 years of experience, the author includes more than 840 formulas that can be used to tailor herbal formulas to meet the specific needs of every patient. Integrating traditional medicine with allopathic terminology, the book provides quick reference to both Chinese and Western diagnoses. Includes 190 allopathic medical conditions or disorders with corresponding TCM diagnosis and formulations. Lists more than 640 single herbs and their characteristics. Provides ample herbal modification suggestions with explanations for custom tailoring formulas. Contains appendices that cross reference Pinyin and English names and botanical Latin names.