Title

Integrative Therapies for Fibromyalgia

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

10-4-2011

Comments

Dr. Yang is a physician, psychiatrist, and leading international expert on classical forms of Chinese Medicine. He uniquely incorporates psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, neuro-emotional technique, acupuncture and traditional Chinese herbal medicine in the care of patients with a variety of emotional and physical illnesses. Following the family tradition, he is a fourth generation teacher and practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), specializing in acupuncture.

This lecture was delivered as part of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine's Grand Rounds series on October 4, 2011. Copyright 2008 by Jingduan Yang, MD.

The streaming video presentation lasts approximately 46 minutes.

Abstract

Overall goals and objectives:

1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.

2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.

3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.