Alternative Medicine A Critical Assessment of 150 Modalities

Alternative medicine (AM) is hugely popular; about 40% of the US general population have used at least one type of alternative treatment in the past year, and in Germany this figure is around 70%. The money spent on AM is considerable: the global market is expected to reach nearly US $ 200 billion b...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ernst, Edzard
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Copernicus 2019, 2019
Edition:1st ed. 2019
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Why Evidence
  • The Attractiveness of Alternative Medicine
  • The Unattractiveness of Alternative Medicine
  • Ethical Problems in Alternative Medicine
  • Other Issues
  • Diagnostic Techniques
  • Medicines and Oral Treatments
  • Physical Therapies
  • Other Therapies
  • Umbrella Terms