Integrative Medicine (3rd Revised edition)

Integrative Medicine (3rd Revised edition)

By: David Rakel (author)Mixed Media

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"Integrative Medicine", by Dr. David Rakel, provides the practical, evidence-based guidance you need to safely and effectively integrate complementary and alternative medical treatments into your practice. This medical reference book lays the framework for making the best use of these therapeutic modalities and understanding the mechanisms by which these interventions work, keeping you at the forefront of the trend toward integrative health care.

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Contents

Part 1: Integrative Medicine 1. The Philosophy of Integrative Medicine 2. Creating Optimal Healing Environments 3. The Healing Encounter Part 2: Integrative Approach to Disease Section 1: Affective Disorders 4. Depression 5. Anxiety 6. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) 7. Autism Spectrum Disorder 8. Insomnia Section 2: Neurology 9. Alzheimer's Disease 10. Headache 11. Peripheral Neuropathy 12. Multiple Sclerosis 13. Parkinson's Disease Section 3: Infectious Disease 14. Otitis Media 15. Chronic Sinusitis 16. Viral Upper Respiratory Infection 17. HIV Disease and AIDS 18. Herpes Simplex Virus 19. Chronic Hepatitis 20. Urinary Tract Infection 21. Recurrent Yeast Infections 22. Lyme Disease Section 4: Cardiovascular Disease 23. Hypertension 24. Heart Failure 25. Coronary Artery Disease 26. Peripheral Vascular Disease 27. Arrhythmias Section 5: Allergy/Intolerance 28. Asthma 29. The Allergic Patient 30. Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Syndrome Section 6: Metabolic/Endocrine Disorders 31. Insulin Resistance and the Metabolic Syndrome 32. Type 2 Diabetes 33. Hypothyroidism 34. Hormone Replacement in Men 35. Hormone Replacement in Women 36. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome 37. Osteoporosis 38. An Integrative Approach to Obesity 39. Dyslipidemias Section 7: Gastrointestinal Disorders 40. Irritable Bowel Syndrome 41. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 42. Peptic Ulcer Disease 43. Cholelithiasis 44. Recurring Abdominal Pain in Pediatrics 45. Constipation Section 8: Autoimmune Disorders 46. Fibromyalgia 47. Chronic Fatigue Spectrum 48. Rheumatoid Arthritis 49. Inflammatory Bowel Disease Section 9: Obstetrics/Gynecology 50. Post Dates Pregnancy 51. Labor Pain Management 52. Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy 53. Premenstrual Syndrome 54. Dysmenorrhea 55. Uterine Fibroids (Leiomyomata) 56. Vaginal Dryness Section 10: Urology 57. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 58. Urolithiasis 59. Chronic Prostatitis 60. Erectile Dysfunction Section 11: Musculoskeletal Disorders 61. Osteoarthritis 62. Myofascial Pain Syndrome 63. Chronic Low Back Pain 64. Neck Pain 65. Gout 66. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 67. Epicondylosis Section 12: Dermatology 68. Atopic Dermatitis 69. Psoriasis 70. Urticaria 71. Recurrent Aphthous Ulceration 72. Seborrheic Dermatitis 73. Acne Vulgaris and Acne Rosacea 74. Human Papillomavirus and Warts Section 13: Cancer 75. Breast Cancer 76. Lung Cancer 77. Prostate Cancer 78. Colorectal Cancer 79. Skin Cancer 80. End-of-Life Care Section 14: Substance Abuse 81. Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Section 15: Ophthalmology 82. Cataracts 83. Age-Related Macular Degeneration Part 3: Tools for your Practice Section 1: Lifestyle -Nutrition 84. Food Intolerance and Elimination Diets 85. The Glycemic Index/Load 86. The Anti-Inflammatory Diet 87. The DASH Diet -Exercise 88. Writing an Exercise Prescription 89. Breathing Exercises 90. Prescribing Movement Therapies 91. Low Back Pain Exercises Section 2: Mind-Body 92. Self-Hypnosis Techniques 93. Relaxation Techniques 94. Enhancing Heart Rate Variability 95. Guided Imagery and Interactive Guided Imagery 96. Journaling for Health 97. Healing Through Forgiveness 98. Recommending Meditation 99. Motivational Interviewing 100. Emotional Awareness for Pain 101. Energy Psychology Section 3: Biochemical 102. Prescribing Probiotics 103. Prescribing Botanicals 104. Detoxification 105. Integrative Stetagies for Planetary Health Section 4: Biomechanical 106. Counterstrain 107. Acupuncture for Headache 108. Acupuncture for Nausea and Vomiting 109. Saline Nasal Irrigation Section 5: Bioenergetics 110. Integrating Spiritual Assessment and Care 111. Therapeutic Homeopathy 112. Human Energetic Therapies Section 6: Other Therapeutic Considerations 113. Creating a Greener Clinic: The Impact of Global Warming on Health 114. Creating Ceremony and Ritual in the Medical Encounter

Product Details

  • publication date: 22/05/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781437717938
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 1072
  • ID: 9781437717938
  • weight: 2427
  • ISBN10: 1437717934
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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