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The Resource Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine : Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues, by Bashar Saad, Omar Said

Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine : Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues, by Bashar Saad, Omar Said

Label
Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine : Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues
Title
Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine
Title remainder
Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues
Statement of responsibility
by Bashar Saad, Omar Said
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents a systematic review on traditional Arab herbal medicine including historical background, medical innovations introduced by Arab physicians, common roots of Arab medicine and western medicine, methodology of drug discovery and therapy in Arabic and Islamic medicine, a state-of-the-art description of traditional Arab herbal medicine, and evidence-based safety and efficacy of Arab and Islamic medicines. The usage of modern cell biological, biochemical, in vitro and in vivo techniques for the evaluation of medicinal plant safety and efficacy is also discussed. The toxicity of he
Member of
Cataloging source
DG1
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Saad, Bashar
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
R143
LC item number
.S23 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WB 925
NLM item number
S111g 2011
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Said, Omar
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  • Medicine, Arab
  • Medicine, Greek and Roman
  • Herbs
  • Medicinal plants
  • Phytotherapy
  • Drug Evaluation
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Medicine, Arabic
  • Plant Preparations
  • Plant Preparations
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Herbs
  • Medicinal plants
  • Medicine, Arab
  • Medicine, Greek and Roman
Label
Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine : Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues, by Bashar Saad, Omar Said
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview of Greco-Arab and Islamic herbal medicine -- History of Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine -- Herbal medicine -- The Arab-Islamic roots of Western medicine -- Contributions of Arab and Islamic scholars to modern pharmacology -- Natural drugs in Greco-Arabic and Islamic medicine -- Method of therapy in Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine -- Commonly used herbal medicines in the Mediterranean -- The current state of knowledge of Arab herbal medicine -- Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine practiced outside the Middle East -- Biosafety of herbal medicine -- Arab medicinal plants from traditional uses to scientific knowledge -- Modern in vitro test systems -- Modern in vivo evaluations and clinical trials -- Medical ethics in Arab and Islamic medicine -- Medicinal herbs and extracting their active ingredients -- Food therapy -- Drug development from herbal sources -- Herbal remedies : use, demographic and regulatory issues
Control code
701311240
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 533 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470944363
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.1002/9780470944363
  • 9786613025746
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9780470944363
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701311240
Label
Greco-Arab and Islamic Herbal Medicine : Traditional System, Ethics, Safety, Efficacy, and Regulatory Issues, by Bashar Saad, Omar Said
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview of Greco-Arab and Islamic herbal medicine -- History of Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine -- Herbal medicine -- The Arab-Islamic roots of Western medicine -- Contributions of Arab and Islamic scholars to modern pharmacology -- Natural drugs in Greco-Arabic and Islamic medicine -- Method of therapy in Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine -- Commonly used herbal medicines in the Mediterranean -- The current state of knowledge of Arab herbal medicine -- Greco-Arab and Islamic medicine practiced outside the Middle East -- Biosafety of herbal medicine -- Arab medicinal plants from traditional uses to scientific knowledge -- Modern in vitro test systems -- Modern in vivo evaluations and clinical trials -- Medical ethics in Arab and Islamic medicine -- Medicinal herbs and extracting their active ingredients -- Food therapy -- Drug development from herbal sources -- Herbal remedies : use, demographic and regulatory issues
Control code
701311240
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 533 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470944363
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.1002/9780470944363
  • 9786613025746
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9780470944363
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701311240

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