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The Resource Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine : policy and public health perspectives, editors, Gerard Bodeker, Gemma Burford

Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine : policy and public health perspectives, editors, Gerard Bodeker, Gemma Burford

Label
Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine : policy and public health perspectives
Title
Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine
Title remainder
policy and public health perspectives
Statement of responsibility
editors, Gerard Bodeker, Gemma Burford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book to address public health issues in traditional, complementary and alternative medicine (TCAM). It presents state-of-the-art reviews of TCAM research in a range of priority public health areas such as malaria and HIV and in such common ailments as skin conditions and orthopedic injury in developing countries. Contributions analyze policy trends in areas such as financing of TCAM and education and training in this field as well as selected case studies of model TCAM projects. Important chapters on research methodology, ethical and safety issues, and intellectual property
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.T72 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 E-554
  • WB 890
NLM item number
T763 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bodeker, Gerard
  • Burford, Gemma
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traditional medicine
  • Alternative medicine
  • Public health
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Health Policy
  • Public Health
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Alternative medicine
  • Public health
  • Traditional medicine
Label
Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine : policy and public health perspectives, editors, Gerard Bodeker, Gemma Burford
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Policy. Introduction / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford. ch. 1. Policy and public health perspectives on traditional, complementary and alternative medicine: an overview / Gerard Bodeker, Fredi Kronenberg and Gemma Burford. ch. 2. Financing traditional, complementary and alternative health care services and research / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Chi-Keong Ong. ch. 3. Training / Gerard Bodeker [and others]. ch. 4. Safety: issues and policy / Gilbert Shia, Barry Noller and Gemma Burford. ch. 5. Pharmacovigilance of herbal medicines: a United Kingdom perspective / Joanne Barnes. ch. 6. Medicinal plant biodiversity and local healthcare: sustainable use and livelihood development / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford. ch. 7. Home herbal gardens -- a novel health security strategy based on local knowledge and resources / G. Hariramamurthi [and others]. ch. 8. Humanitarian responses to traditional medicine for refugee care / Cora Neumann and Gerard Bodeker. ch. 9. Public-private partnerships: a case study from East Africa / Patrick Mbindyo -- Public health issues: priority diseases and health conditions. ch. 10. Malaria / Merlin L. Willcox and Gerard Bodeker. ch. 11. HIV/AIDS: traditional systems of health care in the management of a global epidemic / Gerard Bodeker [and others]. ch. 12. An overview of clinical studies on complementary and alternative medicine in HIV infection and AIDS / Jianping Liu. ch. 13. Skin and wound care: traditional, complementary and alternative medicine in public health dermatology / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Terence J. Ryan. ch. 14. Traditional orthopaedic practices: beyond 'bonesetting' / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Jonathan Cohen -- Research. ch. 15. Clinical trial methodology / Ranjit Roy Chaudhury, Urmila Thatte and Jianping Liu. ch. 16. Ethical issues in research / Merlin L. Willcox, Gerard Bodeker and Ranjit Roy Chaudhury. ch. 17. Intellectual property rights / Gerard Bodeker. Epilogue / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford
Control code
181368317
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 453 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781860949135
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181368317
Label
Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine : policy and public health perspectives, editors, Gerard Bodeker, Gemma Burford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Policy. Introduction / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford. ch. 1. Policy and public health perspectives on traditional, complementary and alternative medicine: an overview / Gerard Bodeker, Fredi Kronenberg and Gemma Burford. ch. 2. Financing traditional, complementary and alternative health care services and research / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Chi-Keong Ong. ch. 3. Training / Gerard Bodeker [and others]. ch. 4. Safety: issues and policy / Gilbert Shia, Barry Noller and Gemma Burford. ch. 5. Pharmacovigilance of herbal medicines: a United Kingdom perspective / Joanne Barnes. ch. 6. Medicinal plant biodiversity and local healthcare: sustainable use and livelihood development / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford. ch. 7. Home herbal gardens -- a novel health security strategy based on local knowledge and resources / G. Hariramamurthi [and others]. ch. 8. Humanitarian responses to traditional medicine for refugee care / Cora Neumann and Gerard Bodeker. ch. 9. Public-private partnerships: a case study from East Africa / Patrick Mbindyo -- Public health issues: priority diseases and health conditions. ch. 10. Malaria / Merlin L. Willcox and Gerard Bodeker. ch. 11. HIV/AIDS: traditional systems of health care in the management of a global epidemic / Gerard Bodeker [and others]. ch. 12. An overview of clinical studies on complementary and alternative medicine in HIV infection and AIDS / Jianping Liu. ch. 13. Skin and wound care: traditional, complementary and alternative medicine in public health dermatology / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Terence J. Ryan. ch. 14. Traditional orthopaedic practices: beyond 'bonesetting' / Gemma Burford, Gerard Bodeker and Jonathan Cohen -- Research. ch. 15. Clinical trial methodology / Ranjit Roy Chaudhury, Urmila Thatte and Jianping Liu. ch. 16. Ethical issues in research / Merlin L. Willcox, Gerard Bodeker and Ranjit Roy Chaudhury. ch. 17. Intellectual property rights / Gerard Bodeker. Epilogue / Gerard Bodeker and Gemma Burford
Control code
181368317
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 453 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781860949135
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181368317

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