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Title The Gale encyclopedia of alternative medicine / Jacqueline L. Longe, project editor
Edition Second edition
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2005]
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Description Electronic data
1 online resource (4 volumes) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents v. 1. A-C -- v. 2. D-K -- v. 3. L-R -- v. 4. S-Z
Summary Presents current, unbiased information on alternative and complementary medical practices, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda, and osteopathy. Information on recommended therapies for specific disorders and diseases, medicinal uses for plants and herbs, are balanced by conclusions of studies on efficacy and analysis of current levels of acceptance by traditional scientists and doctors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Original 4 v. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Alternative medicine -- Encyclopedias.
Complementary Therapies.
Internal Medicine.
Genre/Form Encyclopedia.
Form Electronic book
Author Longe, Jacqueline L., editor
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 0787674249 set alkaline paper
0787693960 electronic book
0787674257 v. 1 alkaline paper
0787674265 v. 2 alkaline paper
0787674273 v. 3 alkaline paper
0787674281 v. 4 alkaline paper
Other Titles Encyclopedia of alternative medicine