Integrative Medicine

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2007 - Medical - 1238 pages
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Drawing on solid scientific evidence as well as extensive first-hand experience, this manual provides the practical information you need to safely and effectively integrate complementary and alternative treatment modalities into your practice. It explains how alternative therapies can help you fight diseases that do not respond readily to traditional treatments... presents integrative treatments for a full range of diseases and conditions, including autism, stroke, chronic fatigue syndrome, and various forms of cancer...explores how to advise patients on health maintenance and wellness...and offers advice on topics such as meditation, diet, and exercises for back pain. 24 new chapters, a new organization, make this landmark reference more useful than ever.

  • Provides dosages and precautions to help you avoid potential complications.
  • Delivers therapy-based pearls to enhance your patient care.
  • Facilitates patient education with helpful handouts.


  • Offers helpful icons that highlight the level and quality of evidence for each specific modality.
  • Includes bonus PDA software that lets you load all of the therapeutic review sections onto your handheld device.
  • Presents a new organization, with numerous section headings and subheadings, for greater ease of reference.
  • Provides additional clinical practice and business considerations for incorporating integrative medicine into clinical practice.
 

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Contents

I
1
II
3
III
15
IV
23
V
31
VI
37
VII
57
VIII
71
LXV
531
LXVI
541
LXVII
555
LXVIII
557
LXIX
563
LXX
571
LXXI
581
LXXII
589

IX
73
X
100
XII
1065
XIII
1073
XIV
1081
XV
1095
XVI
1103
XVII
1113
XVIII
1123
XIX
1137
XX
1149
XXI
1156
XXII
1157
XXIII
1165
XXIV
1171
XXV
1177
XXVI
1189
XXVII
1197
XXVIII
93
XXIX
119
XXX
133
XXXI
143
XXXII
157
XXXIII
169
XXXIV
177
XXXV
189
XXXVI
197
XXXVII
209
XXXVIII
221
XXXIX
229
XL
239
XLI
257
XLII
263
XLIII
281
XLIV
295
XLV
309
XLVI
323
XLVII
337
XLVIII
347
XLIX
359
L
367
LI
379
LII
393
LIII
409
LIV
417
LV
429
LVI
445
LVII
463
LVIII
473
LIX
479
LX
491
LXI
499
LXII
507
LXIII
509
LXIV
519
LXXIII
601
LXXIV
613
LXXV
619
LXXVI
637
LXXVII
645
LXXVIII
655
LXXIX
667
LXXX
677
LXXXI
687
LXXXII
697
LXXXIII
713
LXXXIV
721
LXXXV
733
LXXXVI
741
LXXXVII
743
LXXXVIII
757
LXXXIX
771
XC
779
XCI
787
XCII
795
XCIII
803
XCIV
809
XCV
811
XCVI
821
XCVII
841
XCVIII
849
XCIX
859
C
867
CI
873
CII
889
CIII
891
CIV
903
CV
905
CVI
915
CVII
925
CVIII
927
CIX
939
CX
941
CXI
955
CXII
961
CXIII
973
CXIV
977
CXV
985
CXVI
991
CXVII
999
CXVIII
1009
CXIX
1011
CXX
1017
CXXI
1023
CXXII
1031
CXXIII
1039
CXXIV
1045
CXXV
1205
CXXVI
1209
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