The article covers the questions of cosmic and natural phenomena, identity, cyclic nature and parallelism of their constant changes. The authors regard it as a starting point for giving definitions to fundamental terms in Canon of Changes (Yi jing) which is a methodological basis of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
Chinese MedicineChinese CANON of CHANGESYin and YangEnergy images
Article 'Elements of Life' offers a hypothesis about the relationship of the phenomenon of traditional Chinese medicine with the physical laws. It shows the principle of forming a sequence of daily activity of the acupuncture meridians as a consequence of the Doppler effect in the process of flowing around the planet Earth by cosmic wind (by Ether).
Chinese MedicinePhysicsDaily cycle of acupuncture meridiansEtherSpectrum
Mean Pulmonary Arterial Pressure (MPAP) is an important parameter in evaluation of patients with pulmonary hypertension. The aim of this study is to correlate a new formula using non-invasive blood pressure and Bernoulli’s right ventricle systolic pressure (RVSP) with invasive method.
Mean pulmonary artery pressurePulmonary hypertensionEchocardiographyNoninvasive hemodynamic assessment