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Author Edzard, Ernst

Title Complementary therapies for pain management : an evidence-based approach / editors, Edzard Ernst, Max H. Pittler, Barbara Wider ; assistant editor, Kate Boddy ; foreword by Andrew Moore
Published Boston, MA : Elsevier/Mosby, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  616.0472 Eda/Ctf  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 349 pages ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents Definition of general terms -- Abbreviations of frequently used terms -- Definitions of pain terms -- Patients' language of pain -- Sect. 1. Using the book -- Sect. 2. General topics -- Alternative concepts of pain -- Sect. 3. Therapies -- Sect. 4. Medicines -- Sect. 5. Pain syndromes -- Sect. 6. Useful resources for pain management
Summary "Pain is the most common reason for patients to consult a complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) practitioner. This essential new book provides information on 52 CAM treatments in relation to pain and 28 common pain conditions frequently treated with CAM. Each section is designed to enable quick decision-making and includes an analysis of available research."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pain -- Alternative treatment.
Mind and body.
Author Ernst, E. (Edzard)
Pittler, Max H.
Wider, Barbara.
LC no. 2007060517
ISBN 9780723434009