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The Resource Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines, editors, Ian Olver, Monica Robotin

Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines, editors, Ian Olver, Monica Robotin

Label
Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines
Title
Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines
Statement of responsibility
editors, Ian Olver, Monica Robotin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Would you use complementary and alternative medicines (CAMS)? Well, research has shown that up to three quarters of patients with cancer may at least supplement their treatment with such therapies, spending as much on CAMS as conventional drugs. How do you decide? This book provides a full range of perspectives on CAMS from patients and CAMS practitioners to conventional doctors who oppose the use of these alternative treatments because of the lack of evidence of efficacy and safety. Then there are the CAMS researchers, educators and regulators who view CAMS from different perspectives. The br
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
615.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.P47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 B-224
  • WB 890
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olver, Ian N
  • Robotin, Monica C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternative medicine
  • Cancer
  • Integrative medicine
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Neoplasms
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Alternative medicine
  • Cancer
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Integrative medicine
Label
Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines, editors, Ian Olver, Monica Robotin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creating an integrative oncology centre: the SolarisCare experience
  • The emergence of new consumerism in health-care: the empowered health consumer and the role of complementary and alternative medicine
  • Interaction between complementary and alternative medicines and conventional medicines
  • Australian doctors and complementary medicine: don't ask, don't tell and don't know
  • Cancer, primary care and complementary therapies
  • Complementary and alternative medicine: the perspective of a medical oncologist
  • Complementary and alternative (or unproven) therapies: perspectives of a surgeon
  • Mind over medicine: revealing the blame game
  • Barriers to conduction complementary and alternative medicine clinical trials
  • Teaching complementary and alternative medicine to medical students
  • Complementary and alternative medicines: the introductory perspective
  • The consumer experience: case studies of complementary therapy use among people diagnosed with cancer
  • Evaluating complementary and alternative medicine
  • Complementary and alternative medicine: the perspective of a cancer patient
  • Complementary and alternative medicine use by adult cancer patients: an overview
  • Beyond the classification of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM): towards a systematic approach to understanding CAM
  • Complementary and alternative medicine used by patients with cancer: evidence for efficacy and safety
  • The regulation of complementary and alternative medicine
  • Perspectives on Chinese medicine in complementary and alternative medicine
  • Disentangling the evidence: the efficacy of meditation in people with cancer
  • Should spirituality and prayer be part of complementary therapies?
  • From traditional medicines to drug discovery
Control code
776813563
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 465 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848165571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebr10529398
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776813563
Label
Perspectives on complementary and alternative medicines, editors, Ian Olver, Monica Robotin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creating an integrative oncology centre: the SolarisCare experience
  • The emergence of new consumerism in health-care: the empowered health consumer and the role of complementary and alternative medicine
  • Interaction between complementary and alternative medicines and conventional medicines
  • Australian doctors and complementary medicine: don't ask, don't tell and don't know
  • Cancer, primary care and complementary therapies
  • Complementary and alternative medicine: the perspective of a medical oncologist
  • Complementary and alternative (or unproven) therapies: perspectives of a surgeon
  • Mind over medicine: revealing the blame game
  • Barriers to conduction complementary and alternative medicine clinical trials
  • Teaching complementary and alternative medicine to medical students
  • Complementary and alternative medicines: the introductory perspective
  • The consumer experience: case studies of complementary therapy use among people diagnosed with cancer
  • Evaluating complementary and alternative medicine
  • Complementary and alternative medicine: the perspective of a cancer patient
  • Complementary and alternative medicine use by adult cancer patients: an overview
  • Beyond the classification of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM): towards a systematic approach to understanding CAM
  • Complementary and alternative medicine used by patients with cancer: evidence for efficacy and safety
  • The regulation of complementary and alternative medicine
  • Perspectives on Chinese medicine in complementary and alternative medicine
  • Disentangling the evidence: the efficacy of meditation in people with cancer
  • Should spirituality and prayer be part of complementary therapies?
  • From traditional medicines to drug discovery
Control code
776813563
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 465 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848165571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebr10529398
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776813563

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