viii, 534p., 23 cm. ISBN: 8170844321/9788170844321 (The Chaukhamba Ayurvijnan Studies No. 97)
Crystalised in this book in a simple language is the ancient wisdom of Ayurvedic Physiotherapy as applied in treatment of various diseases and proper working of different systems of the human body digestive, respiratory, circulatory, muscular, nervous, skeletal, and endocrine. There are a few special chapters that describe the role of Ayurvedic physiotherapy in recovery of sports injury and general health care of women, children and the elderly. Based on classical and Keraliya Ayurvedic Panchakarma, a comprehensive method of internal purification of the body is also discussed in detail. Modern and clinical views on the subject have been used to supplement the text at appropriate places. The book deserves to be classified as a highly useful reference material for Ayurvedic scholars and professionals.