By: G. Decker (Ed.)
Published by: Oncology Nursing Society
Publication date: 1999
An Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Therapies
This practical reference guide offers concise descriptions of a variety of complementary and alternative therapies and their associated nursing considerations. The convenient, user-friendly format makes this book an essential tool for daily clinical practice. Mind-body interventions; bioelectromagnetic therapies; alternative systems of medical practice; manual healing methods; pharmacologic and biologic therapies; herbal medicine; and diet, nutrition, and lifestyle are discussed.
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