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FASTtrack: Complementary and Alternative Medicine

FASTtrack: Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Edited by Steven B Kayne



Basics of complementary and alternative medicines and the more common constituent therapies.

Published1st Sep, 2008
Dimensions234x156 mm
Page count208


FASTtrack: Complementary and Alternative Medicine is a quick-start guide to all the main types of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). It is based on the successful textbook, Complementary and Alternative Medicine.

The book covers all the basics of CAM and some of the more common constituent therapies, including two traditional systems of medicine, traditional Chinese medicine and Indian ayurveda.

Both theoretical and practical aspects of the subject matter are included and exercises at the end of each chapter provide an opportunity to apply the facts learnt in the text.


  • Introduction
  • Clinical Issues Associated with the Use of CAM
  • Introduction to Homeopathy
  • Prescribing and Dispensing Homeopathic Medicines
  • Introduction to Medical Herbalism
  • The Practice of Medical Herbalism
  • Aromatherapy
  • Flower Remedy Therapy
  • Traditional Medicine
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Indian Aruvedic Medicine
  • Manual Therapies
  • Naturopathy and Its Associated Medicines
  • Mind and Body Therapies
  • Diagnostic Methods


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