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Title Complementary and integrative medicine in pain management / Michael I. Weintraub, Ravinder Mamtani, Marc S. Micozzi, editors
Published New York : Springer Pub. Co., [2008]


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Description xvi, 440 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Biofeedback / Angele McGrady -- Hypnosis for pain management / Arthur Fass -- Music therapy / Suzanne Hanser, Peggy Codding -- Laser biostimulation (phototherapy) / Michael I. Weintraub -- Magnetic field biostimulation therapy / Michael I. Weintraub -- Animal-assisted therapy / Amy Tyberg, William Frishman -- Headache: an intraoral etiology and non-invasive treatment / Mark Friedman -- Therapeutic massage / Elaine Calenda and Sharon Weinstein -- Therapeutic touch in neurology / Eric Leskowitz -- Chiropractic / Dan Redwood -- Reflexology / Donald Bisson -- Acupuncture / Ravinder Mamtani, William Frishman -- Auricular acupuncture / Terry Oleson -- Ayurveda and yoga / Ravinder Mamtani, William Frishman -- Herbal remedies and micronutrients / Marc Micozzi -- Aromatherapy / Alan R. Hirsch -- Homeopathy / Ronald Whitmont, Ravinder Mamtani -- Prolotherapy / Donna Alderman -- Ethical and legal implications / Michael Cohen and Marc Micozzi
Summary Pain is the most common complaint amongst all patients seeking care from all types of health practitioners. It is estimated that 40% of patient visits to health care practitioners are for the management of pain. The problem of pain and other functional complaints is an ever larger proportion of the practice of integrative medicine. Complementary and alternative medical modalities have much to offer in managing pain and functional complaints, as well as presenting new and unique perspectives on the phenomenon of pain. This book is also unique in taking into account cultural, historical and soci
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pain -- Alternative treatment.
Pain Management.
Pain Management.
Complementary Therapies.
Complementary Therapies.
Author Weintraub, Michael I.
Mamtani, Ravinder.
Micozzi, Marc S., 1953-
LC no. 2007051943
ISBN 9780826128744 alkaline paper