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Focusing on emerging therapies and those best supported by clinical trials and scientific evidence, Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternative Medicine describes some of the most prevalent and the fastest-growing CAM therapies in use today. Prominent author Dr. Marc Micozzi provides a complete overview of CAM, creating a solid foundation and context for therapies in current practice. Coverage of systems and therapies includes mind, body, and spirit; traditional Western healing; and traditional ethnomedical systems from around the world. Discussions include homeopathy, massage and manual therapies, chiropractic, a revised chapter on osteopathy, herbal medicine, aromatherapy, naturopathic medicine, and nutrition and hydration. With its wide range of topics, this is the ideal CAM reference for both students and practitioners!


Key Features:-

  • An evidence-based approach focuses on treatments best supported by clinical trials and scientific ev
  • Coverage of CAM therapies and systems includes those most commonly encountered or growing in popular
  • Global coverage includes discussions of traditional healing arts from Europe, Asia, Africa, and the
  • Longevity in the market makes this a classic, trusted text.
  • Expert contributors include well-known writers such as Kevin Ergil, Patch Adams, Joseph Pizzorno, Vi
  • Suggested readings and references in each chapter list the best resources for further research and s

More Details about Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternativ Medicine 4e (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Micozzi
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition4
ISBN9781437705775
Pages598
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011