Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing
6 Rev ed
1 Jan 2009
Springer Publishing Co Inc
"Complementary & Alternative Therapies in Nursing" is unique in its field, and authors Mariah Snyder and Ruth Lindquist have carefully worked to bring forward the strengths of former editions in this cutting-edge new publication. The up-to-date, easy-to-retrieve, and authoritative information readers have come to expect is augmented by new chapters, contributors and references, along with live web resources. Also new to this edition is a broad emphasis on culture, including cultural applications in each chapter. This title incorporates the most recent research. It provides guidelines for evaluating the reliability of online content. It incorporates therapeutic touch, light therapy, and other new therapies. It uses a uniform format throughout to provide ease-of-access. It emphasizes Evidence-Based Practice. It includes new information on cultural variations for related therapies. New references provide additional information on each therapeutic approach.