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Author Devinsky, Orrin.

Title Alternative therapies for epilepsy / Orrin Devinsky, Steven C. Schachter, Steven V. Pacia.

Imprint New York : Demos Medical Publishing, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (220 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Alternative therapies in epilepsy : an overview -- Herbal remedies -- Nutrition -- Alternative pharmacologic therapies for epilepsy -- Physical treatments -- Neurobehavioral approaches -- Countering the effects of antiepileptic drugs, seizures, and brain injury -- Women's issues -- Epilepsy : injury and prevention -- Enhancing cognition -- Managing anxiety and depression -- Epilepsy and stress -- Stress management in epilepsy -- Sleep and seizures -- Over-the-counter drugs, alcohol, and recreational drugs -- Environmental factors and epilepsy.
Summary This book provides an evidence-based consideration of the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies in epilepsy care. Organized by problem, the authors review alternative approaches to epilepsy-related conditions to help physicians, health care professionals, CAM providers, and patients understand the options and safely integrate treatments that work into their regimens.--From back cover.
Subject Epilepsy -- Alternative treatment.
Complementary Therapies.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Neuropsychology.
Epilepsy -- Alternative treatment. (OCoLC)fst00914184
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Schachter, Steven C.
Pacia, Steven, 1962-
Other Form: Print version: Devinsky, Orrin. Alternative Therapies For Epilepsy. New York : Demos Medical Publishing, 2012 9781936287321 (DLC) 2012014977 (OCoLC)786161768
ISBN 9781617050664 (electronic bk.)
1617050660 (electronic bk.)
9781936287321 (print)
Standard No. AU@ 000050242836
AU@ 000051574181
AU@ 000058067077
DEBBG BV043164268
DEBSZ 421397543

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