E-Book - The Desktop Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine

2nd Edition

An Evidence-Based Approach

Editors:

Author:

Key Features

· Provides a single authoritative reference source on CAM for health professionals
· Takes a systematic and evidence-based approach
· Offers concise information on CAM diagnostic methods and treatments
· Summarizes clinical trial data on the effectiveness of CAM for specific conditions
· Alerts readers to cases where CAM may be risky or inappropriate
· Weighs up the benefits and risks of each CAM treatment
· Makes recommendations for practice in the context of conventional medical management
· Includes CD-ROM with fully searchable text
· CD-ROM includes links to Medline

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Ltd.
eBook ISBN:
9780723435235

About the editors

Max Pittler

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Fellow in Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK

Barbara Wider

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Fellow in Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK

About the author

Edzard Ernst

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK