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Published by Thieme in Stuttgart, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Neoplasms -- therapy,
  • Complementary Therapies

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Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Josef Beuth, Ralph W. Moss ; with contributions by Ulrich Abel ... [et al.].
ContributionsBeuth, J., Moss, Ralph W., Abel, Ulrich, 1952-
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 292 p. :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17841201M
ISBN 103131374519, 1588903230
LC Control Number2005008532
OCLC/WorldCa58790036

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This book was written by two experienced oncology nurses to provide patients with an introduction to complementary and alternative medicine and its use in cancer symptom management. It examines many different therapies that are being used by people with cancer and provides information on symptom management, drug interactions and contraindications, therapy use by cancer site, and general health . Thieme eBooks, One of every four deaths occurring in the United States today is due to cancer, and the number of diagnoses continues to increase. Fortunately, however, cancer treatments are improving, which means more and more patients are surviving for longer periods. Complementary methods have played an important role in these treatments, showing benefits such as a higher quality of life. Get this from a library! Complementary oncology: adjunctive methods in the treatment of cancer. [J Beuth; Ralph W Moss; Ulrich Abel;] -- Complementary methods are playing an increasingly important role in these treatment of cancer. Resulting benefits are a higher quality of life, reduced instance and. Lee "Complementary Oncology Adjunctive Methods in the Treatment of Cancer" por Josef Beuth disponible en Rakuten Kobo. One of every four deaths occurring in the United States today is due to cancer, and the number of diagnoses continues to Brand: Thieme.

* Elsevier is a leading publisher of health science books and journals, helping to advance medicine by delivering superior education, reference information and decision support tools to doctors, nurses, health practitioners and students. In his preface, Donald goes on to say, "integrative oncology can be defined as the rational, evidence-based combination of conventional therapy with complementary interventions into an individualized therapeutic regime that addresses the whole person living with and beyond cancer -- /5(36). Get this from a library! Complementary Oncology: Adjunctive Methods in the Treatment of Cancer.. [J Beuth; Ralph W Moss] -- In introducing 22 chapters rethinking cancer treatment, the editors note that cancer will soon overtake heart disease as the top cause . Complementary Oncology Report. Complementary Oncology Report is a source for like-minded practitioners, with a TCM and Complementary Health background, to engage in evidence-based integrative oncology. In our studies in Australia, the US and China, and our meetings with orthodox oncologists, we have found both an increasing acceptance of the idea of integration and an .