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18 Apr 2019
TCM Practitioners Board
Negative View - 5
What is TCM diagnosis based on?

I was disappointed by the Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners Board's reply to my letter (What TCM practitioner failed to do, April 16; and TCM board should clarify proper treatment practices, April 6; respectively). According to the board, the diabetic patient's initial complaints were "weakness and chills". Whether the symptoms were systemic or confined to only the feet is not clear. If the symptoms were systemic......



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06 Apr 2019
TCM Practitioners Board
Feedback View - 2
TCM board should clarify proper treatment practices

Recently, the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Practitioners Board suspended and fined a practitioner after his treatments caused a diabetic patient to lose part of his left leg to amputation (TCM practitioner fined after patient loses part of leg, March 15). A few weeks ago, I wrote a letter asking the board to clarify what it meant by an "appropriate method of TCM treatment" and what it referred to as "immediate medical attention" (Clarifications ......



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