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Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine ›› 2003, Vol. 1 ›› Issue (4): 241-243.doi: 10.3736/jcim20030401

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Discussion on definition of "traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine integration" and "integrated traditional Chinese and western medicine"

Shi-kui Chen   

  1. Chinese Association of the Integration of Traditional and Western Medicine, Beijing 100700, China
  • Received:2003-04-23 Online:2003-12-20 Published:2003-12-20


To discuss the definition of "traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine integration" and "integrated traditional Chinese and western medicine".


Logic methods.


It was found that there were a lot of problems on the definition of "traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine integration" and "integrated traditional Chinese and western medicine".


The understanding of the concepts of "traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine integration" and "integrated traditional Chinese and western medicine" was improved after the extensive discussion.

Key words: traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine integration, integrated traditional Chinese and western medicine, concept, definition, logic

CLC Number: 

  • R2.031
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