MaciociaŽs The Foundations of Chinese Medicine is the latest edition of this hugely popular volume and provides the readers in the West with a clear explanation of the theory and practice of Chinese medicine. This book from Giovanni Machiocia is richly illustrated and fully updated throughout. It carefully structures the subject in a systemized manner which ranges from first principles to the diagnosis and management of a wide range of disease states. The latest is an accompanying website which is containing an extensive bank of review and test material, the latest edition of this important volume has been redesigned to provide a more accessible, up-to-date feel to the content to enhance the reader's learning experience. The author is offering an unique combination of rigorous scholarship together with a wealth of clinical experience. The 3rd edition will be ideal for all students of Chinese medicine, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine as well as qualified practitioners needing to stay up-to-date with changes in the field.