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Health, the individual, and integrated medicine : revisiting an aesthetic of health care

Author: David Aldridge
Publisher: London ; New York : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2004.
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"How do we decide on the most effective way to heal ourselves or our patients? Complementary therapies are a vital part of any integrated approach to health which incorporates specialist and layperson knowledge. In this book, David Aldridge examines cultur."

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Aldridge
ISBN: 1843102323 9781843102328
OCLC Number: 54034664
Description: 224 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Making and taking health care decisions --
Lifestyle, charismatic ideology and a praxis aesthetic --
The clinical assessment of acupuncture for asthma --
Of ethics and education: strategies for curriculum development --
Aesthetics and the individual in the practice of medical research --
Clinical research, the individual patient, and the limits of randomized controlled trials --
A community approach to cancer in families --
Music therapy references relating to cancer and palliative care --
Music therapy and spirituality: a transcendental understanding of suffering --
Prayer and spiritual healing in medical settings --
A qualitative research perspective on healing --
The breath in healing --
Music therapy and neurological rehabilitation: recognition and the performed body in an ecological niche --
Guidelines for clinical research.
Responsibility: David Aldridge.
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Complementary therapies are a vital part of any integrated approach to health which includes specialist and layman knowledge. He provides a critique of methods used to assess treatment, and advocates  Read more...

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The book will be of interest to all those who work in medicine and care, but there is some important theological work to be done in relation to Aldridge's challenge to religion and spirituality. -- Read more...

 
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