Complementary Therapies in Neurology: An Evidence-Based by Barry Oken

By Barry Oken

Drawing upon the data of professional participants, this booklet presents an advent to what CAM remedies are and the way a neurologist might use them. Divided into sections, it studies the several forms of treatments encompassed through the phrases 'alternative' and 'complementary' and provides readers an outline of accepted remedies that experience a few medical foundation for his or her use. the second one part is an evidence-based overview of the scientific purposes of those treatments geared up by means of neurological illness. Written by means of physicians for physicians, this publication is the 1st selection for info on substitute and complementary remedies in scientific neurology.

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