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  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 01 January 2007
  • ISBN : 9781416029540
  • Page : 1238 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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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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Integrative Medicine

Integrative Medicine
  • Author : David Rakel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781416029540
GET THIS BOOKIntegrative Medicine

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

Nutrition and Integrative Medicine

Nutrition and Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Aruna Bakhru
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • ISBN : 9781498759496
GET THIS BOOKNutrition and Integrative Medicine

While medical professionals continue to practice traditional allopathic medicine, the public has turned toward nutritional and integrative medical therapies, especially for addressing the proliferation of chronic diseases. Written by leaders in the academic and scientific world, Nutrition and Integrative Medicine: A Primer for Clinicians presents various modalities to help restore health. This book provides users with a guide to evaluating and recommending nutritional and integrative therapies. The book offers insights on the microbiome of the human body, examines the relationship

Integrative Medicine for Children

Integrative Medicine for Children
  • Author : May Loo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009
  • ISBN : 9781416022992
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"Fifty-five common pediatric conditions are comprehensively discussed, with diagnostic and evidence-based treatment information, followed by authoritative information on the major CAM therapies available for treatment of the condition. Whenever possible, an integrative approach that combines conventional and alternative approaches is presented."--BOOK JACKET.

Mayo Clinic Guide to Integrative Medicine

Mayo Clinic Guide to Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Brent A. Bauer
  • Publisher : Mayo Clinic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-04-06
  • ISBN : 1893005690
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Today, certain health conditions are not always best served by conventional medicine. Learn the ins and outs of integrative medicine with this comprehensive guide from the internal medicine experts at the Mayo Clinic. Once believed to be an alternative approach to patient care, recent studies have shown that integrative medicine is a valid option for reducing chronic pain, fatigue, depression, anxiety, as well as overall wellness. In fact, 1 in 3 American adults uses integrative medicine to boost their physical health. Whether

Creative Integrative Medicine

Creative Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Paul Drouin
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-19
  • ISBN : 9781452518442
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A family tragedy—the loss of his youngest brother at age eighteen from an osteosarcoma of the skull—triggered Dr. Drouin’s interest in studying medicine. Unsatisfied with the model of healing he encountered in medical school, he explored many other models of medicine that eventually led him to practice what is now called integrative medicine. He soon realized that for these complementary medicines to be accepted and integrated into our health care system, they must be scientifically recognized and

Integrative Medicine E-Book

Integrative Medicine E-Book
  • Author : David Rakel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-04-12
  • ISBN : 9781455725038
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Integrative Medicine, by Dr. David Rakel, provides the practical, evidence-based guidance you need to safely and effectively integrate complementary and alternative medical treatments into your practice. This medical reference book lays the framework for making the best use of these therapeutic modalities and understanding the mechanisms by which these interventions work, keeping you at the forefront of the trend toward integrative health care. Incorporate therapeutic integrative medicine modalities into clinical practice through the "Tools for Your Practice" section that offers

Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public

Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public
  • Author : Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2009-10-16
  • ISBN : 030914731X
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The last century witnessed dramatic changes in the practice of health care, and coming decades promise advances that were not imaginable even in the relatively recent past. Science and technology continue to offer new insights into disease pathways and treatments, as well as mechanisms of protecting health and preventing disease. Genomics and proteomics are bringing personalized risk assessment, prevention, and treatment options within reach; health information technology is expediting the collection and analysis of large amounts of data that can

Integrative Medicine

Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Kerryn Phelps,Craig Hassed
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-10-30
  • ISBN : 9780729581868
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Integrative Medicine - General Practice the Integrative Approach Series. This chapter introduces the concept of integrative medicine and the healthcare revolution. The emergence of evidence-based medicine and, more recently, evidence-based complementary medicine is challenging many previously held notions of best practice. As evidence emerges, many Western medical therapies are being confirmed as correct, or challenged as ineffective or harmful. Similarly, many complementary therapies are being confirmed as correct, while others are being found ineffective or harmful. Such is the inevitable

Toward an Integrative Medicine

Toward an Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Hans A. Baer
  • Publisher : Rowman Altamira
  • Release Date : 2004-12-01
  • ISBN : 9780759115125
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This book chronicles the transformation of the holistic health movement over the past three decades, as it increasingly influences the delivery of health care in America. In it, he describes the battle for legitimacy by alternative therapeutic practitioners, and the biomedical profession's increasing interest in the possibilities of a complementary and integrative medical system. Baer examines a variety of professionalized and lay heterodox therapeutic systems, including chiropractors, naturopaths and acupuncturists, homeopaths, bodyworkers, and lay midwives. He shows, ironically, how the

Implementing Pediatric Integrative Medicine in Practice

Implementing Pediatric Integrative Medicine in Practice
  • Author : Hilary McClafferty
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-01-24
  • ISBN : 9783038977629
GET THIS BOOKImplementing Pediatric Integrative Medicine in Practice

This Special Issue provides an overview of pediatric integrative medicine, an emerging field that blends conventional and evidence based complementary therapies with an emphasis on preventive health and wellbeing. It is one of the first publications to capture the field’s background as well as the implementation of pediatric integrative programs and therapies in both the United States and Europe. Written by expert contributors in their specialties, this work provides the reader a first-hand look at the innovative programs serving

Hospital-based Integrative Medicine

Hospital-based Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Ian D. Coulter
  • Publisher : Rand Corporation
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 9780833045591
GET THIS BOOKHospital-based Integrative Medicine

This study tracks the establishment of a single hospital-based integrative medicine center. Although some factors clearly worked in favor of the center, the hospital had few models to guide it and no experience in creating such a clinic. Thus, it made many decisions in the areas of administration, finance, and legal issues that created barriers to the center's success, and the center was ultimately closed.

The Integrative Medicine Solution

The Integrative Medicine Solution
  • Author : Cathy Ochs PA-C
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2015-07-28
  • ISBN : 9781504921367
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Get out of the health-care trap. Transition into an integrative medicine practice. Return to practicing medicine the way you always dreamt it could be. The United States spends the most health-care dollars per person in the world. Yet we are a sick, fat, and tired nation. Both patients and health-care providers are dissatisfied with our health-care system. We have a diseased management system masquerading as a health-care system. This system is broken! Integrative medicine is a solution to heal our

Primary Health Care and Complementary and Integrative Medicine

Primary Health Care and Complementary and Integrative Medicine
  • Author : Jon Adams
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2013
  • ISBN : 9781848169784
GET THIS BOOKPrimary Health Care and Complementary and Integrative Medicine

Complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) has become big business. Alongside the increased consumption of complementary medicine and the swelling numbers of complementary health practitioners has emerged a growing interest in these medicines and therapies from within the ranks of conventional primary health care. At the level of practice and beyond, a culture of confrontation and antagonism has begun to be replaced by a focus upon potential integration, collaboration and common ground.With these significant developments in mind, this ground-breaking book

Fundamentals of Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine - E-Book

Fundamentals of Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine - E-Book
  • Author : Marc S. Micozzi
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-10-08
  • ISBN : 9780323510820
GET THIS BOOKFundamentals of Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine - E-Book

Get a solid, global foundation of the therapies and evidence-based clinical applications of CAI. Fundamentals of Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine, 6th Edition is filled with the most up-to-date information on scientific theory and research of holistic medicine from experts around the world. The 6th edition of this acclaimed text includes all new content on quantum biology and biofields in health and nursing, integrative mental health care, and homeopathic medicine. Its wide range of topics explores therapies most commonly seen

Integrative Pain Management

Integrative Pain Management
  • Author : Robert Alan Bonakdar
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-25
  • ISBN : 9780199315246
GET THIS BOOKIntegrative Pain Management

Integrative Pain Management provides an overview of pain physiology, current conventional care options, an understanding of integrative medicine as it applies to pain management, the role of pain practitioners when working collaboratively, and the utilization of an expansive and patient-centered treatment model. This comprehensive guide written by experts in the field provides case examples of pain conditions, reviews common integrative treatments including physical therapy, behavioral strategies, and advanced procedures to maximize function and reduce pain, and extensive further reading resources.