Acupuncture in the Treatment of Depression: A Manual for Practice and Research

Acupuncture in the Treatment of Depression: A Manual for Practice and Research

by Rosa N. Schnyer, Michael E. Thase, Sabrina K. Hitt, Rachel Manber
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443071314

ISBN-13: 9780443071317

Pub. Date: 09/21/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This pioneering book unites both western and traditional Chinese medicine to present a step-by-step methodology for evaluating and treating depression with acupuncture. Using research-oriented trials, it addresses fundamental issues in acupuncture research and offers guidelines for the design of acupuncture treatment studies.  See more details below

Overview

This pioneering book unites both western and traditional Chinese medicine to present a step-by-step methodology for evaluating and treating depression with acupuncture. Using research-oriented trials, it addresses fundamental issues in acupuncture research and offers guidelines for the design of acupuncture treatment studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443071317
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/21/2001
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
0.63(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Table of Contents

Background and context
Depression defined: symptoms, epidemiology, etiology and treatment
Chinese medicine theory
The etiology of depression according to traditional Chinese medicine
The application of traditional Chinese medicine in the diagnosis and treatment of depression
Case histories of individuals who responded to treatment
Research considerations
Issues in implementation
Case histories of individuals who did not respond fully to treatment.

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