Dandy Booksellers Ltd, Suppliers of British Standards, Official and Business PublicationsTelephone Number 0207 624 2993

Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

Online Shop | Pharmaceutical Press | CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine) |  Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

Free UK delivery on Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

In Paperback Format
Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

£40.85
 RRP: £43.00
You save £2.15 (5.0%)
ISBN
9780853697633
Author
Steven B Kayne (ed)
Published by
Pharmaceutical Press
Publication Date
November 2008
Edition
Second edition
Format
Paperback
Extent
624 pages
Dimensions
156 x 234 mm

Complementary medical treatments are now increasingly popular and the public demand for information and treatment is growing rapidly. It is therefore essential that all pharmacists have good knowledge of the main aspects of complementary therapies as they are meeting more and more patients who want advice and treatment with alternative therapies.

This book provides a practical introduction and reference source on the products most frequently requested in community pharmacies and in hospitals. Chapters on other complementary therapies such as massage are also included for information so that pharmacists can give knowledge-based advice to the public.

Additionally CAM is now an integral part of every MPharm course in the UK and of the pharmacy degree course in the USA. This book has been adopted by universities both in the UK and the USA. Indeed in the UK, this is an essential textbook that includes all aspects of CAM covered in the MPharm degree.

For the new edition, all main areas including homeopathy, aromatherapy and herbalism are updated and two new sections added. All legal issues are updated and legal information included from USA, Australia and New Zealand. Plus, evidence based material and research has been updated and more case studies included. The book also focuses a lot more on application as well as information and is more interactive.

A contribution from the USA has been included, as Steven Kayne enlisted a renowned expert to write chapters for this new edition. 
Part 1: Introduction to CAM
  1. The Concepts of CAM
  2. Integrative Medicine
  3. Delivering CAM
  4. CAM in the USA
  5. The Evidence Base for CAM
  6. Pharmacovigilance of Complementary Medicines
Part 2 Therapies Involving Use of Remedies
  1. Homeopathy and Anthroposophy
  2. Medical Herbalism
  3. Aromatherapy
  4. Flower Therapies
Part 3 Traditional Medicine
  1. Naturopathy
  2. Diagnostic Techniques
  3. Manual Therapies
  4. Mind and Body Therapies

Download Sample Chapter

Online Shop | Pharmaceutical Press | CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine) |  Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2nd edition

Civil Service Yearbook
The new Civil Service Yearbook 54th Edition now available.
Civil Service Yearbook 52nd Edition available now
Buy The Civil Service Yearbook
IMDG Code 2018 Edition
The new IMDG Code is in stock now.
IMDG Code 2018 available now
Buy The IMDG code
New Products

IMDG Code 2018 Edition (inc Amdt 39-18) Book (2 vols)

Households Below Average Income

European Pharmacopoeia 9th Edition Book Subscription 2017 (9.0, 9.1 and 9.2)

Civil Service Yearbook 54th Edition 2017/18

The United States Pharmacopoeia 41 - National Formulary 36 (USP 41-NF 36)

Community Life Survey and Taking Part Survey 2017-18: Focus on volunteering by age and gender

Public Bodies 2018-19

Healthcare expenditure, UK Health Accounts: 2017

BCIS Painting and Decorating Price Book 2019

Bookmark us via QR code
Worldwide Delivery
Secure Payment
Secure Payment
New Products

Civil Service Yearbook Online Access (1 Year Subscription)

Civil Service Yearbook Online Access (1 Year Subscription)

£120.00 (Excl VAT)

find out more

UN ADR 2019 (Books) Two Volume Set

IMDG Code 2018 Edition (inc Amdt 39-18) Book (2 vols)

HSE Approved Codes of Practice - Six Pack (6 Pack) Pack of 6 Books

Chief Engineer Officer & Second Engineer Officer, 2014 Ed (Model course 7.02), 2014 Ed (Model course 7.02) e-book (PDF Download)

Chief Engineer Officer & Second Engineer Officer, 2014 Ed (Model course 7.02), 2014 Ed (Model course 7.02) e-book (PDF Download)

£54.00 (Excl VAT)

find out more

Dangerous Goods Emergency Action Code List 2019