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.
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)
- Advanced diploma and Postgraduate students in:
- Western Herbal Medicine
- Complementary health therapists
- General Practitioners
- Nursing students
- Pharmacy students
New to this Edition:
- 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.
- Deserves Multiple Readings
- Well Written
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
10 Congestive respiratory disorders
11 Atherosclerosis and dyslipidaemia
12 Hypertension and stroke
13 Chronic venous insufficiency
17 Headache and migraine
18 Stress and fatigue
19 Diabetes type 2 and insulin resistance
20 Thyroid abnormalities
21 Dysmenorrhoea and menstrual complaints
23 Polycystic ovarian syndrome
27 Acne vulgaris
28 Inflammatory skin disorders-atopic eczema and psoriasis
29 Benign prostatic hypertrophy
30 Recurrent urinary tract infection
31 Autoimmune disease
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
Number Of Pages: 923
Published: 2nd May 2014
Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 15.0
Weight (kg): 1.65
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised