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Clinical Naturopathy : An Evidence-Based Guide to Practice - Dr. Jerome Sarris

Clinical Naturopathy

An Evidence-Based Guide to Practice


Published: 2nd May 2014
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Clinical Naturopathy: an evidence-based guide to practice, 2nd edition, by Jerome Sarris and Jon Wardle, articulates evidence-based clinical practice.

It details the principles, treatment protocols and interventions at the forefront of naturopathic practice in the 21st century.Clinical Naturopathy 2e: an evidence-based guide to practice, equips you to critically evaluate your patients, analyse treatment protocols, and provide evidence-based prescriptions.

This second edition promotes the fundamentals of traditional naturopathy, while pushing the scientific boundaries and driving the steady evolution of the profession of naturopathic medicine.

Perfect for:

Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) Advanced diploma and Postgraduate students in:

  • . Naturopathy
  • . Western Herbal Medicine
  • . Nutrition
  • . Homoeopathy

Complementary health therapists General Practitioners Nursing students Pharmacy students

. A rigorously researched update of common clinical conditions and their naturopathic treatment according to evidence-based guidelines (over 5,000 references).

. Bridges conventional medical and naturopathic paradigms to help clinicians facilitate truly integrative models of care.

. Augmented appendices including: herb/drug interaction charts, laboratory reference values, food sources of nutrients, cancer medication interactions and nutraceutical use.

. Key Treatment Protocols throughout the text offer an evidence-based referenced critique.

. Naturopathic Treatment trees for each condition, with Treatment Aims boxes that are easy to follow and understand.

. Scientific and traditional evidence validating treatment protocols.

. Decision trees, unique figures, tables and charts are a great aid to visual learners.

. Expanded Diagnostics chapter including the emerging field of pharmacogenomics.

. New Wellness, lifestyle and preventive medicine chapter to explore in detail the core principles of naturopathic practice.

. New Liver dysfunction and disease, Headache and migraine, and Pain chapters.

. A deepening scientific focus with inclusion of new and emerging naturopathic therapeutics such as injectable nutraceuticals.

1 Naturopathic case taking 2 Naturopathic diagnostic techniques 3 Wellness, lifestyle and preventive medicine 4 Irritable bowel syndrome 5 Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease 6 Food allergy/intolerance 7 Liver dysfunction and disease 8 Respiratory infections and immune insufficiency 9 Asthma 10 Congestive respiratory disorders 11 Atherosclerosis and dyslipidaemia 12 Hypertension and stroke 13 Chronic venous insufficiency 14 Anxiety 15 Depression 16 Insomnia 17 Headache and migraine 18 Stress and fatigue 19 Diabetes type 2 and insulin resistance 20 Thyroid abnormalities 21 Dysmenorrhoea and menstrual complaints 22 Endometriosis 23 Polycystic ovarian syndrome 24 Menopause 25 Osteoarthritis 26 Fibromyalgia 27 Acne vulgaris 28 Inflammatory skin disorders-atopic eczema and psoriasis 29 Benign prostatic hypertrophy 30 Recurrent urinary tract infection 31 Autoimmune disease 32 Cancer 33 Paediatrics 34 Fertility, preconception care and pregnancy 35 Ageing and cognition 36 Bipolar disorder 37 Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder 38 Chronic fatigue syndrome 39 Human immunodeficiency virus 40 Pain management 41 Polypharmacy and drug-nutraceutical interactions Appendix 1 Drug-herb interaction chart Appendix 2 Drug-nutrient interaction chart Appendix 3 Chemotherapy drugs and concurrent nutraceutical use Appendix 4 Food sources of nutrients Appendix 5 Laboratory reference values Appendix 6 Taxonomic cross-reference of major herbs

ISBN: 9780729541732
ISBN-10: 0729541738
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 923
Published: 2nd May 2014
Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Weight (kg): 1.65
Edition Number: 2