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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]
©2008
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 440 pages) : illustrations
Contents Biofeedback / Angele McGrady -- Hypnosis for pain management / Arthur Fass -- Music therapy / Peggy Codding and Suzanne Hanser -- Laser biostimulation (phototherapy) / Michael I. Weintraub -- Magnetic field biostimulation therapy / Michael I. Weintraub -- Animal-assisted therapy / Amy Tyberg and William H. Frishman -- Headache : an intraoral etiology and noninvasive treatment / Mark Friedman -- Therapeutic massage / Elaine Calenda and Sharon Weinstein -- Therapeutic touch / Eric Leskowitz -- Chiropractic / Daniel Redwood -- Reflexology / Donald Bisson -- Acupuncture / Ravinder Mamtani and William H. Frishman -- Auricular acupuncture / Terry Oleson -- Ayurveda and yoga / Ravinder Mamtani and William H. Frishman -- Herbal remedies and micronutrients / Marc S. Micozzi -- Aromatherapy / Alan R. Hirsch -- Homeopathy / Ronald Whitmont and Ravinder Mamtani -- Prolotherapy / Donna Alderman -- Ethical and legal implications / Michael Cohen and Marc S. 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.
Complementary Therapies.
Pain Management.
Form Electronic book
Author Mamtani, Ravinder.
Micozzi, Marc S., 1953-
Weintraub, Michael I.
LC no. 2007051943
ISBN 0826128750 (electronic bk.)
9780826128751 (electronic bk.)