Historical Literature Research on Paediatrics of Chinese Medicine
|School||Heilongjiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine|
|Course||Of Chinese Medicine|
|Keywords||Paediatrics of Chinese Medicine Literture research Diagnosis and treatment Cause of disease|
Sun Simiao in Tang dynasty once said, "Women and children...are the basic root". Paediatrics diseases had always been the main focus of most doctors in ancient China when continue the family line were important. Influenced by the traditional culture, a lot of special viewpoints appeared in the development of paediatrics, which displayed the understanding of Chinese medicine on paediatrics. It is necessary to sort out and research on paediatrics diseases and knowledge. This will help us fully grasp the theory and treatment of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine and explore the historical experiences of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine. It also improves the inheritance and development of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine in the modern society.Paediatrics of Chinese Medicine has special viewpoints. Doctors of ancient China had developed good methods to acknowledge and solve paediatrics diseases under the pressure of the difficulty to diagnosis paediatrics diseases. There were a lot of effective prescriptions on paediatrics diseases such as morbilli, varicella, infantile convulsion and malnutrition, which did great contribution to children’s health. Until nowadays, these precious experiences still benefit our people.The literatures of this paper were from Qin dynasty to Republic of China. Collect a great deal of information on paediatrics of Chinese Medicine of doctors in different dynasties. Make deep exploration on the development of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine, physiological and pathological characters and clinic diagnosis according to the analysis of the information. Summarize the theory of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine, propose the special viewpoints of Chinese Medicine on paediatrics diseases, and refine the effective prescriptions of paediatrics of Chinese Medicine. This will definitely have positive effect on the development of modern paediatrics of Chinese Medicine and the inheritance of the precious experiences.