Oriental Traditional Medicine is a compendium of deep and immense knowledge of doctors collecting all their previous experiences and understanding over thousands of years but the ultimate aim is on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases.
All Traditional Oriental Medicine is characterized by the concept of HOLISM or harmonization of vital energy e.g Yin-Yang in the Chinese system whereas Western Medicine us characterized by strict scientific evidence-based criteria.
Most Oriental Traditional therapies are supported by empirical evidence on safety and effectiveness, based in sources from traditional scriptures. Check nudecamshd.com random.
It can also provide complementary care in chronic and debilitated diseases for which there is no cure, e.g in HIV and Cancer patients.