Overview for Clinical Diagnosis in Ayurveda: A Practical Book of Ayurvedic Diagnosis in the Light of Modern Medical Science
Clinical diagnosis is an art with scientific basis, to achieve that art this book is highly useful. To become Ayurvedic physician you must have knowledge of Ayurvedic fundamentals and their role in diagnosis and for plan of treatment for which this book is recommended.
This book is divided into three sections. Section-I (containing 7 chapters) deals with general examination and case taking based on classical methods of Panchendriya Pariksha, Ashtavidha pariksha and Dashavidha Pariksha. Section –II (containing 14 chapters) discusses in details the systemic examination based on the concept of Trayodasha srotas pariksha as described by Charaka. Section-III (containing 2 chapters) specially deals with examination of Tridosha and examination of Manas. This book also becomes a guide to know the utility of laboratory investigations in each condition. This book mostly deals with clinical diagnosis on Ayurvedic lines, along with modern parameters.
The author is having varied clinical experience in tribal, rural, suburban, urban setup and his involvement in clinical teaching, research activities, has greatly enriched this book for the benefit of clinicians.
M Srinivasulu (Author)
Prof. M. Srinivasulu passed his graduate and postgraduate studies in Ayurveda as an university ranker from the Osmania University. Doctorial studies done at National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur on Hyperlipidemias. Apart from Ayurvedic courses underwent post-graduate courses in psychology and medicinal botany. He completed 30 years of service in Govt. of Andhra Pradesh as Medical Officer, Lecturer, Asst. Professor, Professor (UG) and retired as Professor P.G. & Head of Post Graduate Department of Pancakarma, Govt. Ayurvedic College, Hyderabad, A.P.
He is having vast clinical experience as a physician, since he worked in rural, tribal, sub urban and urban setups. His entire teaching was a clinical teacher fro Undergraduate, Post graduate and Ph.D. scholars. His core subject of interest is in Concept of Ama and its related disorders. Evolved pathological prarameters in diagnosing the Saama conditions done. Many works on physiological concepts of Ayurveda, like estimation of Rasa-raktadhatu parimanas and Prakriti in relation to blood groups etc.
Engaged in postgraduate entrance coaching, preparing many students to achieve their targets and published books like ‘Brihattrayi Prashnavali’ and ‘Laghuttrayi Prashnavali’. Life member of many Academic Organisations and member Board of studies of various universities. Now he established his own institution for research and academic activities under banner of Marri Academy of Ayurveda, Hyderabad.