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Phytotherapy : a quick reference to herbal medicine

Author: Francesco Capasso
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This richly illustrated reference guide treats the subject of herbal medicines in an integrated fashion with reference to pharmacognosy, pharmacology and toxicology. It will help to enable internists, phytotherapists, physicians, healthcare practitioners as well as students to understand why, when and how herbal medicines can be used in the treatment of diseases. A great deal of pathology and therapeutic information  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Capasso
ISBN: 3540000526 9783540000525
OCLC Number: 51342713
Description: xiii, 424 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
Contents: I.- 1 Introduction.- 2 Definitions.- 3 History.- 4 The Complexity of Herbal Medicines.- 5 Are the Herbal Medicines Safe?.- 6 The Herbal Medicines and the Importance of the Scientific Research.- 7 Parts of the Plant to be used, Nomenc1ature, Drug Acquisition and Preservation.- 8 Active Principles.- 9 Therapeutic Overview of Galenical Preparations.- 10 Uses of Herbal Medicines in Specific Situations.- 11 Sources of Herbal Medicine Information.- 12 Herbal Product Regulations.- II.- 13 Plants and the Nervous System.- 14 Plants and the Cardiovascular System.- 15 Plants and Metabolie Diseases.- 16 Plants and the Renal System.- 17 Anti-inflammatory Plants.- 18 Plants and the Respiratory System.- 19 Adaptogenic Plants.- 20 Plants and the Reproductive System.- 21 Plants and the Digestive System.- 22 Plants, Liver and Biliary System.- 23 Plants and the Cutaneous System.- Identification Guide.
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A reference guide that treats the subject of herbal medicines in an integrated fashion with reference to pharmacognosy, pharmacology and toxicology. It helps to enable internists, phytotherapists,  Read more...

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