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Author Springhouse

Title Nursing Herbal Medicine Handbook
Edition 3rd ed
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health, 2005


Description 1 online resource (640 pages)
Contents HERBAL MEDICINE HANDBOOK; Contents; Clinical contributors and consultants; Preface; How to use this book; Guide to abbreviations; Herbal medicines; Nutraceuticals; Vitamins andminerals; Common uses of herbs and nutraceuticals; Herb-drug interactions; Monitoring patients using herbs; Glossary; Herbal resource list; Selected references; Index
Summary Featuring up-to-the-minute data on over 325 herbs, Nursing Herbal Medicine Handbook, Third Edition can quickly answer nurses' questions about herbs and their uses. Herbs are listed alphabetically by popular name, and each entry covers the herb's actions and components, uses, preparation and amounts, adverse reactions, interactions, effects on lab test results, cautions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. This edition features a new section on dietary supplements including complete coverage of vitamins and minerals, plus an updated section on nutraceuticals. Appendices include inform
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Subject Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Plants, Medicinal -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Plants, Medicinal -- Nurses' Instruction
Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Nurses' Instruction
Herbs -- Therapeutic use
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781469885926