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The Resource Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients : a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy, Elena J. Ladas, Kara M. Kelly

Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients : a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy, Elena J. Ladas, Kara M. Kelly

Label
Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients : a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy
Title
Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients
Title remainder
a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy
Statement of responsibility
Elena J. Ladas, Kara M. Kelly
Title variation
Practical resource for managing the side effects of cancer therapy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients is the definitive resource on the benefits of integrative therapies during cancer treatment. The book does not need to be read cover to cover to learn about integrative medicine. Instead it is meant to be a reference handbook for managing the most common side effects afflicting patients with cancer. Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients provides hands-on guidance with illustrations demonstrating how to use complementary/alternative therapies during cancer treatment. Some of the techniques you will learn about in this book are: Yoga poses and brea
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Ladas, Elena J
Dewey number
616.994061
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC271.A62
LC item number
K45 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
NLM call number
QZ 39
NLM item number
K295i 2012
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Kelly, Kara
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Neoplasms
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Radiotherapy
  • Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Radiotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
Label
Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients : a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy, Elena J. Ladas, Kara M. Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Contributing authors: Christine Grimaldi, Deborah Hughes Ndao, Diane Rooney and Katherine Taromina
  • "Yoga · massage · reflexology · nutrition · acupressure"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Contents; Chapter 1 The Role of Complementary Medicine and Cancer Treatment; Chapter 2 Communicating with Your Medical Team; Tips for Talking with Your Medical Team; Tips for Talking with Your Complementary Medicine Practitioner; What To Do If Your Doctor is Dismissive; Chapter 3 How To Use This Book; Sample Side Effect Chapter; Chapter 4 Descriptions of Complementary Medicine Therapies; Aromatherapy; Inhalation (Breathing) Applications; Topical Applications (Applied to Body); Oral (Taken by Mouth) Applications; Buying and Storage
  • Choosing an Aromatherapy Remedy that is Right for YouCautions with Essential Oils; Chinese Medicine and Acupressure; Acupuncture; Acupressure; Cautions with Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Items Needed to Make an Infusion; How to Make an Infusion; Items Needed to Make a Decoction; How to Make a Decoction; Homeopathy; Choosing the Homeopathic Remedy that is Right for You; Cautions with Homeopathy; Massage; Effleurage (Figure 1); Pettrisage (Figure 2); Friction (Figure 3); Cautions with Massage; Nutrition; A Brief Word About Advanced Forms of Nutrition Intervention; Complementary/Alternative Diets
  • ReflexologyApplication of Reflexology; Finger walking (Figure 4); Hooking technique (Figure 5); Rotation on a point (Figure 6); Thumb walking (Figure 7); Cautions of Reflexology; Supplements (Nutrition, Herbal); Risks Associated with Dietary Supplements; Contamination of dietary supplements; Interactions with cancer therapy; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Breathing Exercises (Pranayama); Yoga Postures (Asanas); Before You Begin; Props; Cautions with Yoga; Chapter 5 Cancer Associated Side Effects; Anxiety & Stress; What is Anxiety?; How is Anxiety Treated by Conventional Medicine?
  • Integrative Approaches to AnxietyAromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Reflexology; Supplements; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Chemo Brain; What is Chemo Brain?; How is Chemo Brain Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Chemo Brain; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Begin with these simple food substitutions and strategies; Reflexology; Supplements; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Constipation
  • What is Constipation?How is Constipation Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Constipation; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Self Massage; Nutrition; Food Remedies; Reflexology; Supplements; Yoga; Depression; What is Depression?; How is Depression Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Depression; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Food Remedies; Supplements; Visual Imagery
Control code
776202158
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814313247
Lccn
2011276015
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776202158
Label
Integrative Strategies for Cancer Patients : a Practical Resource for Managing the Side Effects of Cancer Therapy, Elena J. Ladas, Kara M. Kelly
Publication
Note
  • Contributing authors: Christine Grimaldi, Deborah Hughes Ndao, Diane Rooney and Katherine Taromina
  • "Yoga · massage · reflexology · nutrition · acupressure"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Contents; Chapter 1 The Role of Complementary Medicine and Cancer Treatment; Chapter 2 Communicating with Your Medical Team; Tips for Talking with Your Medical Team; Tips for Talking with Your Complementary Medicine Practitioner; What To Do If Your Doctor is Dismissive; Chapter 3 How To Use This Book; Sample Side Effect Chapter; Chapter 4 Descriptions of Complementary Medicine Therapies; Aromatherapy; Inhalation (Breathing) Applications; Topical Applications (Applied to Body); Oral (Taken by Mouth) Applications; Buying and Storage
  • Choosing an Aromatherapy Remedy that is Right for YouCautions with Essential Oils; Chinese Medicine and Acupressure; Acupuncture; Acupressure; Cautions with Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Items Needed to Make an Infusion; How to Make an Infusion; Items Needed to Make a Decoction; How to Make a Decoction; Homeopathy; Choosing the Homeopathic Remedy that is Right for You; Cautions with Homeopathy; Massage; Effleurage (Figure 1); Pettrisage (Figure 2); Friction (Figure 3); Cautions with Massage; Nutrition; A Brief Word About Advanced Forms of Nutrition Intervention; Complementary/Alternative Diets
  • ReflexologyApplication of Reflexology; Finger walking (Figure 4); Hooking technique (Figure 5); Rotation on a point (Figure 6); Thumb walking (Figure 7); Cautions of Reflexology; Supplements (Nutrition, Herbal); Risks Associated with Dietary Supplements; Contamination of dietary supplements; Interactions with cancer therapy; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Breathing Exercises (Pranayama); Yoga Postures (Asanas); Before You Begin; Props; Cautions with Yoga; Chapter 5 Cancer Associated Side Effects; Anxiety & Stress; What is Anxiety?; How is Anxiety Treated by Conventional Medicine?
  • Integrative Approaches to AnxietyAromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Reflexology; Supplements; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Chemo Brain; What is Chemo Brain?; How is Chemo Brain Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Chemo Brain; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Begin with these simple food substitutions and strategies; Reflexology; Supplements; Visual Imagery; Yoga; Constipation
  • What is Constipation?How is Constipation Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Constipation; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Self Massage; Nutrition; Food Remedies; Reflexology; Supplements; Yoga; Depression; What is Depression?; How is Depression Treated by Conventional Medicine?; Integrative Approaches to Depression; Aromatherapy; Chinese Medicine/Acupressure; Acupressure; Herbal Teas; Homeopathy; Massage; Massage by a Caregiver; Nutrition; Food Remedies; Supplements; Visual Imagery
Control code
776202158
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814313247
Lccn
2011276015
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776202158

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