A Case Conference with the Doctor as a Patient

Author: Seif BB
Brother Bernard Seif, Clinical Psychologist, Behavioral Medicine Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine / Chinese Medicine
HC 1 Box 455 Frantz Road Brodheadsville PA 18322-9630; Phone & Fax (570) 992-3448
Conference/Journal: Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients
Date published: 2003
Other: Volume ID: 244 , Issue ID: Nov , Pages: 85-88 , Word Count: 57

The author details his own experience of herpes zoster (shingles) and post-herpetic neuralgia in this case study. His response to both Eastern and Western treatments are catalogued in an effort to provide a multi-disciplinary source of information for both practitioners and patients. Chuan Xin Lian (Andrographis) and therapeutic massage are presented as among the most helpful treatments.