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Traditional Chinese Medicine Knowledge Service Platform

TCM platform integrates three database (Chinese herbal medicine, disease diagnosis & treatment, and TCM prescription) and four digital libraries (anticancer research, orthopaedics, otorhinolaryngology and hypertension).

21 Chinese and English databases ( China Integrated Knowledge Resources Database, Springer Databases, Wiley Database)
Over 11 million articles with annual updates of nearly 300,000 articles, with the earliest article tracked back to 1920
13 resource types including journals, doctoral dissertations, masters’ theses, proceedings, newspapers, yearbooks, etc.
Covers several TCM areas including theoretical studies, clinical studies, common diseases, TCM therapy, etc.

Three Databases
1. Chinese Herbal Medicine Knowledge Base
Includes 10,583 TCM materials
Information: illustration, nature & flavor, effects, description, dosage, production place, the chemical formula, pharmacological actions, toxic & side effects, typical prescription etc..

2. Disease Diagnosis and Treatment Knowledge Base
Covers 931 common TCM diseases, 2,715 western medicine diseases and over 40,000 other diseases
Information: causes of diseases & mechanism, clinical manifestation, diagnostic criteria, therapy, cases, etc.

3. TCM Prescription Knowledge Base
Includes over 20,000 prescriptions
Information: prescription name, sources, effects, preparation, formulas, applications, cases, etc.