Elucidation of the factors to be considered in Ayurvedic clinical
D Suresh Kumar
International Institute of Ayurveda, Ramanathapuram, Coimbatore - 641 045, India
D Suresh Kumar International Institute of Ayurveda, Ramanathapuram, Coimbatore - 641 045 India
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The theory and practice of Ayurveda are based on the doctrine of tridosa , according to which disease states spring from the disturbance of the three factors vata, pitta and kapha . Being a wholistic medical system Ayurveda considers several variables in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. This report identifies these variables in detail and highlights their clinical significance.