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7 edition of Complementary & alternative therapies found in the catalog.

Complementary & alternative therapies

by Kathleen R. Wren

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Curtis Center in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alternative medicine.,
  • Nursing -- practice.,
  • Complementary Thearapies.,
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-310) and index.

    Other titlesComplementary and alternative therapies., Real-world nursing survival guide: Complementary and alternative therapies.
    StatementKathleen R. Wren, Carol L. Norred.
    SeriesReal-world nursing survival guide series, Real world nursing survival guide.
    ContributionsWren, Kathleen R., Norred, Carol L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR733 .W73 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 317 p. :
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3707049M
    ISBN 100721600220
    LC Control Number2003278090

      "Complementary and alternative therapies are increasingly popular and this book provides an informative and up-to-date introduction to the more commonly used treatments."-- IAHPC Newsletter (International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care)Brand: Springer Publishing Company. Drawbacks of complementary and alternative therapies would be all of the following except a. Lack of evidence-based guidelines. b. Minimal supportive research studies. c. Strong support by allopathic medical providers. d. Lack of a long tradition of therapies taught in health care education.

    This new edition provides the same systematic, research-based approach to the use of complementary therapies in nursing practice as previous editions. New chapters include an overview of complementary therapies, self care, yoga, accupressure, herbal preparations, and tnutraceutic als.v. 1 day ago  In additional to complementary and alternative, you may also hear the term “functional medicine.” This term sometimes refers to a concept similar to integrative health (described below), but it may also refer to an approach that more closely resembles naturopathy (a medical system that has evolved from a combination of traditional practices Missing: book.

    Get this from a library! Complementary & alternative therapies in nursing. [Ruth Lindquist, (Professor of nursing); Mariah Snyder; Mary Fran Tracy;] -- "The seventh edition of this highly acclaimed book continues to deliver evidence-based practice guidelines for the use of complementary and alternative therapies in nursing. It is the only book about. Complementary therapies can be used alongside conventional drug treatments for osteoporosis. They may help people feel better and cope better but they will not cure osteoporosis. The Institute for Complementary and Natural Medicine has a register of practitioners who have provided evidence of their competence to practise.


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The only book about complementary and alternative therapies written specifically for nurses that focuses on essential evidence for practice, the text uses a consistent format to present a definition and description of each therapy, a summary of how it evolved, and a rationale for its use/5(14).

The book incorporates the most up-to-date information from the National Center for Complementary/Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), the relationship of technology to complementary therapies, updated information about precautions to be taken or interactions to note when using these therapies, instructions for the use of various therapies, and available resources and legal aspects.

Complementary and alternative therapies are increasingly popular and this book provides an informative and up-to-date introduction to the more commonly used treatments."-- IAHPC Newsletter (International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care)/5(12).

In these and other cases, therapists may wish to consider interventions from among those collectively known as complementary and alternative therapies. This book describes the most common complementary and alternative therapies that have empirical support from peer-reviewed journals and provides guidance on which therapies have been most useful for which psychological ISBN:   Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Therapies presents a comprehensive overview of complementary and alternative therapeutic interventions that go beyond the standard verbal approaches.

The therapies presented in this book--including mindfulness and meditation, spirituality, poetry therapy, art therapy, psychodrama, dance/movement therapy, music therapy, animal-assisted therapy, and touch therapy--provide the reader with creative non-traditional modalities that are effective Cited by: 5.

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This chapter focuses on the medicinal herb, chamomile and its health promoting properties in the older population. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is provided as an adjunct to mainstream medicine with the intention to provide symptom relief and improve quality of life.

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ISSN The leading journal delivering practical and evidence-based research on integrating alternative medical therapies and approaches into private practice or hospital integrative medicine programs.

For all nursing courses covering complementary and/or alternative therapies: both standalone courses and as adjuncts in other courses that incorporate these therapies. The text is directly relevant to Fundamentals, Medical-Surgical, Psychiatric, and Community/Public Health nursing programs.

The book incorporates the most up-to-date information from the National Center for Complementary/Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), the relationship of technology to complementary therapies, updated information about precautions to be taken or interactions to note when using these therapies, instructions for the use of various therapies, and available resources and legal aspects /5(5).

Western societies have traditionally practiced conventional medicine based on a biomedical approach to disease.

In contrast, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is nonmainstream and may be used to address, for example, physical or emotional symptoms of disease. Complementary medicine is alternative medicine used together with conventional medical treatment, in a belief not confirmed using the scientific method that it "complements" (improves the efficacy of) the treatment.

CAM is the abbreviation for complementary and alternative medicine. The book incorporates the most up-to-date information from the National Center for Complementary/Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), the relationship of technology to complementary therapies, updated.

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ISBN: Publication Date: Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Health: A Multicultural Perspective provides a critical analysis of non-allopathic healing practices, including their uses, limitations, and scientific : Jenna Troidl. Helpful boxes and tables throughout the book summarize literature searches, examination findings, and goals for treatment.

Plus, case scenarios written by expert CAM practitioners help illustrate the practical uses of alternative therapies within the physical therapy setting to help you incorporate CAM therapies into your everyday practice.

This popular, evidence-based overview of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) emphasizes clinical research, analyzes the effectiveness of each therapy, and presents practical information on how these therapies can be used to treat health conditions and diseases.

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