The Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine on the Internet

The Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine on the Internet

by M Sandra Wood, Lillian R Brazin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0789015706

ISBN-13: 9780789015709

Pub. Date: 12/28/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book takes a commonsense approach to getting the most out of the Internet when it comes to finding reliable information on complementary and alternative medicine. Author Lillian Brazin is a respected librarian who designs and presents classes on finding and evaluating health information on the Internet. In this book, she shares her years of experience in using…  See more details below

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This book takes a commonsense approach to getting the most out of the Internet when it comes to finding reliable information on complementary and alternative medicine. Author Lillian Brazin is a respected librarian who designs and presents classes on finding and evaluating health information on the Internet. In this book, she shares her years of experience in using and evaluating medical Internet sites to teach readers to spot authoritative resources and avoid misinformation, sales pitches, and out-and-out quackery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789015709
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Words of Wisdom1
Ch. 2General Web Sites13
Ch. 3A Sampling of CAM Therapies and Philosophies53
Ch. 4CAM for Specific Illnesses or Symptoms103
Ch. 5Parting Advice: Ready, Set, "Google"113
Glossary115
Index121

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