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

2nd Edition

An Evidence-Based Approach

Authors:

  • Max Pittler
  • Edzard Ernst
  • Barbara Wider
  • 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

    No. of pages:
    576
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780723433835
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780723435235

    About the authors

    Max Pittler

    Affiliations and Expertise

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

    Edzard Ernst

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of 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