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The Resource Integrative oncology : incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care, editors, Lorenzo Cohen, Maurie Markman, (electronic book)

Integrative oncology : incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care, editors, Lorenzo Cohen, Maurie Markman, (electronic book)

Label
Integrative oncology : incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care
Title
Integrative oncology
Title remainder
incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care
Statement of responsibility
editors, Lorenzo Cohen, Maurie Markman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines five, comprehensive cancer centers based in the US, covering how these centers started their programs, what they are doing, and recommendations for starting integrative medicine clinics. This book discusses the potential harm of alternative and complementary medicine, legal issues, and how to communicate with patients
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
616.994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC254.5
LC item number
.I53 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Cohen, Lorenzo
  • Markman, Maurie
Series statement
Current clinical oncology
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  • Oncology
  • Cancer
  • Neoplasms
  • Complementary Therapies
Label
Integrative oncology : incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care, editors, Lorenzo Cohen, Maurie Markman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- A word of caution: risk of harm associated with alternative complementary/integrative approaches in cancer management and the critical need for quality research to understand and decrease that risk -- Using legal and ethical principles to guide clinical decision making in complementary/integrative cancer medicine -- Communicating with patients about the use of complementary and integrative medicine in cancer care -- The integrative medicine program at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center -- The integrative medicine service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center -- Integrative oncology-Leonard P. Zakim Center: the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute experience -- The Johns Hopkins complementary and integrative medicine service -- Integrative oncology at Mayo Clinic: research informing practice -- Mind-body research in cancer -- Herbs and other botanicals: interactions with pharmaceuticals -- Acupuncture in cancer care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: an integrative medical practice -- Acupuncture for the side effects of cancer treatments
Control code
SPR233972865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 216 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597451833
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Integrative oncology : incorporating complementary medicine into conventional cancer care, editors, Lorenzo Cohen, Maurie Markman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- A word of caution: risk of harm associated with alternative complementary/integrative approaches in cancer management and the critical need for quality research to understand and decrease that risk -- Using legal and ethical principles to guide clinical decision making in complementary/integrative cancer medicine -- Communicating with patients about the use of complementary and integrative medicine in cancer care -- The integrative medicine program at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center -- The integrative medicine service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center -- Integrative oncology-Leonard P. Zakim Center: the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute experience -- The Johns Hopkins complementary and integrative medicine service -- Integrative oncology at Mayo Clinic: research informing practice -- Mind-body research in cancer -- Herbs and other botanicals: interactions with pharmaceuticals -- Acupuncture in cancer care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: an integrative medical practice -- Acupuncture for the side effects of cancer treatments
Control code
SPR233972865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 216 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597451833
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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