Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy
  • Author : Judith E. Deutsch
  • Release Date : 01 January 2008
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 13 : 9780721601113

Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy Book Summary

As CAM becomes widely accepted, rehabilitation professionals are incorporating CAM concepts and techniques into their own practice. This book will help them to gain an understanding of the field, and to acquire specific knowledge and skills which they can apply to the treatment of movement related disorders.

Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy

Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy

Author : Judith E. Deutsch,Ellen Zambo Anderson
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Genre : Medical
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As CAM becomes widely accepted, rehabilitation professionals are incorporating CAM concepts and techniques into their own practice. This book will help them to gain an understanding of the field, and to acquire specific knowledge and skills which they can apply to the treatment of movement related disorders....

Complementary Therapies in Rehabilitation

Complementary Therapies in Rehabilitation

Author : Carol M. Davis
Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
Genre : Medical
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For over a decade, Dr. Carol Davis opened the minds of health care professionals worldwide to the idea of complementary therapies in rehabilitation. The pages of this renowned text covered evidence for efficacy in therapy, prevention, and wellness unlike any other text; it is the first of its kind published ...

Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapists

Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapists

Author : Robert A. Charman
Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
Genre : Health & Fitness
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Univ. of Wales, Cardiff, UK. Provides a research-based overview of the therapy. Includes a working hypothesis and specific research/clinical evidence. Methods of application in physiotherapy practice are discussed and case histories illustrate the therapy in practice. For therapists. (Product description)....

Complementary Therapies and Wellness

Complementary Therapies and Wellness

Author : Jodi L. Carlson
Publisher : Pearson
Genre : Medical
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Carlson (Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel, NY), an occupational therapist, introduces the paradigm, concepts, and therapeutic options of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The other contributors discuss specific therapies and applications. Chapters include case studies, focus boxes on key issues, study questions, and resources. Appends National Institute of Health classifications of ...

The Complete Guide to Complementary Therapies in Cancer Care

The Complete Guide to Complementary Therapies in Cancer Care

Author : Barrie R. Cassileth
Publisher : World Scientific
Genre : Medical
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With recent clinical advances, millions of people survive many years after a cancer diagnosis. And while their physicians deliver conventional, evidence-based therapies to treat the cancer, sometimes the cancer patient and his or her symptoms are not treated with equal skill. To manage their physical and emotional symptoms and promote ...

Complementary Therapies

Complementary Therapies

Author : Mario Bernardo-Filho,Redha Taiar,Danúbia da Cunha de Sá-Caputo,Adérito Seixas
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Medical
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Traditional, complementary, and integrative medicine are terms used to try to define practices in the maintenance of health as well as in the prevention, diagnosis, and management of physical and mental conditions. These practices are based on the knowledge, skill, theories, beliefs, and experiences acquired by different cultures in the ...

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the United States

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the United States

Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention,Committee on the Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by the American Public
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Medical
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Integration of complementary and alternative medicine therapies (CAM) with conventional medicine is occurring in hospitals and physicians offices, health maintenance organizations (HMOs) are covering CAM therapies, insurance coverage for CAM is increasing, and integrative medicine centers and clinics are being established, many with close ties to medical schools and teaching ...

Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries

Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries

Author : Dean T. Jamison,Joel G. Breman,Anthony R. Measham,George Alleyne,Mariam Claeson,David B. Evans,Prabhat Jha,Anne Mills,Philip Musgrove
Publisher : World Bank Publications
Genre : Medical
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Based on careful analysis of burden of disease and the costs ofinterventions, this second edition of 'Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, 2nd edition' highlights achievable priorities; measures progresstoward providing efficient, equitable care; promotes cost-effectiveinterventions to targeted populations; and encourages integrated effortsto optimize health. Nearly 500 experts - scientists, epidemiologists, health ...