Clinical Naturopathy

Clinical Naturopathy

An evidence-based guide to practice

3rd Edition - September 25, 2019
  • Editors: Jerome Sarris, Jon Wardle
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780729543026

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Written by Jerome Sarris and Jon Wardle, Clinical Naturopathy: An evidence-based guide to practice articulates evidence-based clinical practice. It details the principles, treatment protocols and interventions at the forefront of naturopathic practice in the 21st century. Clinical Naturopathy equips you to critically evaluate your patients, analyse treatment protocols, and provide evidence-based prescriptions.

Table of Contents

  • 1.Naturopathic case taking
    2.Naturopathic diagnostic techniques
    3.Wellness, lifestyle and preventive medicine
    4.Irritable bowel syndrome
    5.Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    6.Food allergy/intolerance
    7.Liver dysfunction and disease
    8.Respiratory infections and immune insufficiency
    9.Asthma
    10.Congestive respiratory disorders
    11.Atherosclerosis and dyslipidaemia
    12.Hypertension and stroke
    13.Chronic venous insufficiency
    14.Anxiety
    15.Depression
    16.Insomnia
    17.Headache and migraine
    18.Stress and fatigue
    19.Diabetes type 2 and insulin resistance
    20.Thyroid abnormalities
    21.Dysmenorrhoea and menstrual complaints
    22.Endometriosis
    23.Polycystic ovarian syndrome
    24.Menopause
    25.Osteoarthritis
    26.Fibromyalgia
    27.Acne vulgaris
    28.Inflammatory skin disorders—atopic eczema and psoriasis
    29.Benign prostatic hypertrophy
    30.Recurrent urinary tract infection
    31.Autoimmune disease
    32.Cancer
    33.Paediatrics
    34.Fertility, preconception care and pregnancy
    35.Ageing and cognition
    36.Bipolar disorder
    37.Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder
    38.Chronic fatigue syndrome
    39.Human immunodeficiency virus
    40.Pain management
    41.Polypharmacy and drug–nutraceutical interactions

    Appendix 1 Drug–herb interaction chart
    Appendix 2 Drug–nutrient interaction chart
    Appendix 3 Chemotherapy drugs and concurrent nutraceutical use
    Appendix 4 Food sources of nutrients
    Appendix 5 Laboratory reference values
    Appendix 6 Taxonomic cross-reference of major herbs

Product details

  • No. of pages: 944
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: September 25, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780729543026

About the Editors

Jerome Sarris

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Research Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne and Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University of Technology, Victoria

Jon Wardle

Affiliations and Expertise

Chancellor’s Research Fellow, Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney; Trans-Pacific Fellow, School of Medicine, University of Washington; Naturopathic Practitioner, Herbs on the Hill, Brisbane, Queensland