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The Resource Alternative medicine, David M. Haugen, book editor

Alternative medicine, David M. Haugen, book editor

Label
Alternative medicine
Title
Alternative medicine
Statement of responsibility
David M. Haugen, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ABC
Dewey number
615.5
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.A4585 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haugen, David M.
Series statement
  • Opposing viewpoints series
  • Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternative medicine
  • Chiropractic
  • Herbs
Label
Alternative medicine, David M. Haugen, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Michael Menke
  • Chiropractic is a potentially dangerous pseudoscience
  • John Jackson
  • Herbal medicines are effective
  • Danny Siegenthaler
  • Herbal medicines vary in their effectiveness and some may be dangerous
  • Jane E. Brody ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 2.
  • Why is alternative medicine popular?
  • People choose alternative medicine because they are dissatisfied with conventional medicine
  • Introduction
  • Benedict Carey
  • People choose alternative medicine because they fall for sales pitches
  • Stephen Barrett and William Jarvis
  • People choose alternative medicine because they want to believe it works
  • Ben Goldacre
  • Employers choose alternative medicine to combat health care costs
  • George DeVries ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 3.
  • Can alternative and conventional medicine work together?
  • Spirituality should be part of conventional medical treatment
  • Ch. 1.
  • Barbara Anan Kogan
  • Spirituality should not be part of conventional medical treatment
  • Timothy N. Gorski
  • Alternative medicine should submit to conventional testing standards
  • The National Academies
  • Conventional medical testing standards are flawed
  • E. Haavi Morreim
  • Alternative medicine should be integrated into medical school
  • Philippe Szapary
  • Alternative medicine should be evaluated critically in medical school
  • Does alternative medicine work?
  • Wallace Sampson ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 4.
  • What should government do to research and regulate alternative medicine?
  • The FDA should tightly regulate herbal supplements
  • Joe Dobrin
  • Tighter regulation of herbal supplements may overshadow their appropriate use
  • James S. Gordon
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine promotes pseudoscience
  • Kimball C. Atwood IV
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine promotes valuable research
  • Homeopathic medicine is effective
  • Stephen E. Straus and Margaret A. Chesney ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
  • Dana Ullman
  • Homeopathic medicine is ineffective
  • Robert Todd Carroll
  • Chiropractic can reduce some types of pain
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780737738216
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007935072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn184948661
  • (OCoLC)184948661
Label
Alternative medicine, David M. Haugen, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Michael Menke
  • Chiropractic is a potentially dangerous pseudoscience
  • John Jackson
  • Herbal medicines are effective
  • Danny Siegenthaler
  • Herbal medicines vary in their effectiveness and some may be dangerous
  • Jane E. Brody ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 2.
  • Why is alternative medicine popular?
  • People choose alternative medicine because they are dissatisfied with conventional medicine
  • Introduction
  • Benedict Carey
  • People choose alternative medicine because they fall for sales pitches
  • Stephen Barrett and William Jarvis
  • People choose alternative medicine because they want to believe it works
  • Ben Goldacre
  • Employers choose alternative medicine to combat health care costs
  • George DeVries ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 3.
  • Can alternative and conventional medicine work together?
  • Spirituality should be part of conventional medical treatment
  • Ch. 1.
  • Barbara Anan Kogan
  • Spirituality should not be part of conventional medical treatment
  • Timothy N. Gorski
  • Alternative medicine should submit to conventional testing standards
  • The National Academies
  • Conventional medical testing standards are flawed
  • E. Haavi Morreim
  • Alternative medicine should be integrated into medical school
  • Philippe Szapary
  • Alternative medicine should be evaluated critically in medical school
  • Does alternative medicine work?
  • Wallace Sampson ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- Ch. 4.
  • What should government do to research and regulate alternative medicine?
  • The FDA should tightly regulate herbal supplements
  • Joe Dobrin
  • Tighter regulation of herbal supplements may overshadow their appropriate use
  • James S. Gordon
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine promotes pseudoscience
  • Kimball C. Atwood IV
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine promotes valuable research
  • Homeopathic medicine is effective
  • Stephen E. Straus and Margaret A. Chesney ;
  • Periodical bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
  • Dana Ullman
  • Homeopathic medicine is ineffective
  • Robert Todd Carroll
  • Chiropractic can reduce some types of pain
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780737738216
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007935072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn184948661
  • (OCoLC)184948661

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