Ayurveda :Methods of Clinical Diagnosis


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Ayurveda , the Indian system of medicine is a very old system of diagnosis and treatment. Ayurveda have developed its own way for diagnosis of disease and after that a suitable treatment. The slide show will provide you information for the methods of clinical diagnosis.

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Ayurveda :Methods of Clinical Diagnosis

  1. 1. Ayurveda : Methods of Clinical Diagnosis Ayurveda , the Indian System of Medicine, have its own specialty for diagnosis of Diseases. What are the methods ? Which are used in Clinical Diagnosis? See in this slide show
  2. 2. Slide show presenter <ul><li>Dr. Desh Bandhu Bajpai, </li></ul><ul><li>Kanak Polytherapy Clinic & Research Center </li></ul><ul><li>67/70, Bhusatoli Road, Bartan Bazar, </li></ul><ul><li>KANPUR 208001, UP, INDIA </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail: [email_address] </li></ul>
  3. 3. Ayurveda Diagnosis <ul><li>Two main methods for diagnosis of diseases </li></ul><ul><li>One : Roga Pariksha that means diagnosis of Disease or diagnosis of ailments </li></ul><ul><li>Two : Rogi Pariksha that means examination of patient or sick person, according to Ayurveda methodology </li></ul>
  4. 4. Roga Pariksha [Diagnosis of Diseases] <ul><li>This consists of five directives </li></ul><ul><li>Nidana </li></ul><ul><li>Poorvaroop </li></ul><ul><li>Rupa </li></ul><ul><li>Upashaya </li></ul><ul><li>Samprapti </li></ul><ul><li>Details are in next slides </li></ul>
  5. 5. Nidana <ul><li>That means , the etiology of a disease </li></ul><ul><li>Which provides complete picture, in relation to the causative factors of a disease </li></ul>
  6. 6. Purvaroop <ul><li>That means, early signs and symptoms of a disease </li></ul><ul><li>Before the beginning of a complete disease condition </li></ul>
  7. 7. Rupa <ul><li>That means , main signs and symptoms, which indicates a disease condition </li></ul>
  8. 8. Upashaya <ul><li>When disease condition is mixes with some signs and symptoms, creating doubts and confusion for correct diagnosis </li></ul><ul><li>In this stage, dietetic and therapeutic steps are taken to remove the obstacles </li></ul><ul><li>This process is known “Upashaya” </li></ul>
  9. 9. Samprapti <ul><li>This is called “Pathogenesis of diseases” </li></ul><ul><li>Samprapti is divided and subdivided in few points for better understanding </li></ul><ul><li>The details should be seen in classical books of Ayurveda </li></ul>
  10. 10. Rogi Pariksha <ul><li>This is classified in two main divisions </li></ul><ul><li>Prashana that means interrogations to patient </li></ul><ul><li>Parikshan that means examination of patient </li></ul>
  11. 11. Examination-1 <ul><li>Chakshu pariksha that means examination of patient by the observation of eyes </li></ul><ul><li>Inspection of patient </li></ul>
  12. 12. Examination-2 <ul><li>Examination of patient by Sparshendriya that means by palpation </li></ul><ul><li>Examination by Hands </li></ul>
  13. 13. Examination-3 <ul><li>Shravnendriya parikshan that means by auscultation and purcussions , hearing through ears </li></ul>
  14. 14. Examination - 4 <ul><li>Ghrani pariksha that means examination through nose, smell, odor of excretions etc </li></ul>
  15. 15. Examination -5 <ul><li>Rasan Pariksha that means by taste </li></ul>
  16. 16. All these examinations are classically elaborated in the books of Ayurveda. But apart from these examinations, some Ayurvedicians have written much more about the examination of patient , as they have observed.
  17. 17. Apart from earlier said methods, some more methods for examinations are also described in details in the classical book of Ayurveda
  18. 18. Prakruti Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of a patient by the study of Temperaments </li></ul>
  19. 19. Vikratih Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by the study of the morbid condition </li></ul>
  20. 20. Avastha Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by the age factors </li></ul>
  21. 21. Ahar shakti Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by evaluating the capacity of digestion and ingestion </li></ul>
  22. 22. Vyayam shakti pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by the evaluating the physical power, capacity of work or capacity of exercise </li></ul>
  23. 23. Saratah Pariksha <ul><li>Examination by study of Sara of parient </li></ul>
  24. 24. Samhananatah Pariksha <ul><li>Examination by the study of the constitution of a patient </li></ul>
  25. 25. Satavatah Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by observing and studying mental condition </li></ul>
  26. 26. Satmyatah Pariksha <ul><li>Examination by the study of the capacity of the diet intake </li></ul>
  27. 27. Pramantah Pariksha <ul><li>Examination of the patient by the study of the measurements of body and body parts, like length, weight, breadth of the different organs and parts, </li></ul>
  28. 28. Personal History and family history are also taken for consideration
  29. 29. Ayurveda mentions more methods for the clinical diagnosis, which should be seen in the classical books of Ayurveda respectively
  30. 30. Video Presentation <ul><li>We have Video Shows on Ayurveda subjects, you can watch at : </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/drdbbajpai </li></ul>
  31. 31. Slide Shows <ul><li>You can watch Slide-shows on the Ayurveda subjects at : </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/drdbbajpai </li></ul>
  32. 32. Broadcast <ul><li>You can listen broadcasts, on medical subjects, related to all medical sciences, in the following webblog: </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ayushworld.wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>Please tune here </li></ul>
  33. 33. Other websites <ul><li>You can watch websites, where you will find more about Ayurveda & other, Videos, Slidecasts, Audios, Images and slide shows etc </li></ul><ul><li>http://etgind.wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://ayurscan.wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://ayurvedaintro.wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://herbalsupply.wordpress.com </li></ul>
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