Department of oncology of Dongfang Hospital is Ministry of Education “211” project key construction department and doctor postgraduate and master postgraduate cultivation point of integrated traditional and western medicine clinical specialty. The department has two professors, four associate professors and eight doctors with doctor degree or master degree. We adopt diagnosis of integrated traditional and western medicine and “micro-wound + Chinese medicine drug” green therapy to treat lung cancer, liver cancer, breast carcinoma, esophageal carcinoma, gastric cancer, cancer of colon and rectal cancer, etc common tumor patients. Personnel of the department participate and take charge of more than ten topics research of various classes. We gained one China Chinese medicine academy technology improvement second grade prize, one Beijing University of Traditional Chinese medicine technology improvement prize and two national invention patents. There are significant effects in using Chinese medicine to overcome tumor resistance, improve chemotherapy effect and radiotherapy effect. Department of oncology was awarded advanced clinical department of the Beijing University of Traditional Chinese medicine in 2005. Our department has some well-known experts to go to outpatient, such as: China Chinese medicine academic surgery institute director deputy and China Chinese medicine academic Chinese medicine cancer institute associate director deputy Professor Wang Pei, director of oncology department Doctor Hu Kaiwen, Chief Physician Wei Minyan, Associate Chief Physician Cao Yang, Associate Chief Physician Zuo Minghuan and Associate Chief Physician He Xiulan.
In March 2002, the deceased Minister of Health Chen Minzhang’s wife professor Li Jiaxi established Yiyang yard and the helping fund in our hospital, which can give aids to those poor caner patients. This was approved by State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Beijing health administration. Department of oncology of Dongfang Hospital was expanded to integrated traditional and western medicine diagnosis and treatment center of Dongfang Hospital. This center centralized integrated traditional and western medicine oncology medical treatment, teaching, scientific research and society aim to one body. The Yiyang yard is a charity organization to be specialized in helping poor tumor patients.
The green treatment of tumor——combination of micro-wound surgery and Chinese medicine
Department of oncology of Dongfang Hospital affiliated to Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine introduced high and new scientific techniques and integrated many years’ experiences to treat tumor with integrated traditional and western medicine, as a result we explored a set of new green treatment mode of malignant tumor.
The tumor green treatment is a curative mode to combine all kinds of local micro-wound therapy with naturally occurring drugs whole body treatment. This treatment is to use the local micro-wound means to kill tumor tissues effectively and natural Chinese medicine drugs to restrain spread of tumor cell in all body. The biggest feature of this mode is the definite striking target and little damage to the patient’s body. It is suitable for the patients of insensitive to chemotherapy, the patients being failure of chemotherapy, the patients having so bad body constitution that they can’t tolerant the surgery, the patients being middle and advanced stage and aged tumor patients. This treatment beseems no small-cell lung cancer, cancer of the liver, cancer of pancreas, renal carcinoma and carcinoma of prostate, etc many kinds of malignant tumor. This treatment is the unique one of our department and has carried out for five years. The therapeutic effect is satisfactory.
We not only have advanced micro-wound techniques, blood vessel interventions, such as: tumor blood supply vessel embolism and chemotherapy under guide of DSA; non-vessel intervention, such as: biopsy percutaneous puncture, cone-plasty, tracheo-asophageal stent implantation, chemotherapy and radiotherapy particle implantation, anhydrous alcohol deactivation percutaneous puncture intratumorally, argon-helium knife freezing and radio frequency ablation percutaneous puncture, light dynamic iatrotechnique and laparoscope, thoracoscope, etc. It is more important that we have tumorous Chinese medicine syndrome research base, long term Chinese medicine treatment experiences and therapeutic effects and bring the feature of traditional Chinese medicine into full play. In the aspect of research we have gained two bureau class topics, two university class topics and published several articles. Our department has been broadcasted in “the road of health” column of CCTV for four times and treated hundreds patients and received the patients’ praise.In the aspect of Chinese medicine treatment, our department succeeds and develops the tumor diagnosis and treatment experiences of Professor Wang Pei and forms the feature of department, such as: to use Chinese medicine to treat advanced stage lung caner, to use Chinese medicine to treat radioactive damage after radiotherapy, to use Chinese medicine drugs to lighten the side effect of chemotherapy, to use Chinese medicine drugs coloclysis to treat intestinal obstruction caused by cancer, etc. There are very good clinical therapeutic effect and great quantity patients come to our department out of admiration for a person.