(0) items

Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing,9780826124289

Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing

by ;


Pub. Date:
Springer Pub Co
List Price: $89.60

Rent Textbook



Only one copy
in stock at this price.

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.

Buy New Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.


More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $1.71
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 11/10/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products

  • Complementary & Alternative Therapies in Nursing
    Complementary & Alternative Therapies in Nursing
  • Complementary Alternative Therapies in Nursing
    Complementary Alternative Therapies in Nursing
  • Complementary/alternative Therapies in Nursing
    Complementary/alternative Therapies in Nursing


Now in its sixth edition, this highly acclaimed book continues to provide nurses with cutting-edge research and practice guidelines for complementary and alternative therapy. Enriched with new chapter, contributors, live web resources with the authors' own updated information, and a new emphasis on evidence-based practice, this highly anticipated edition demonstrates how nurses can serve as an active, healing presence for their patients.

Table of Contents

Contributorsp. xi
Forewordp. xv
Prefacep. xix
Foundations for Practicep. 1
Complementary/Alternative Therapies and Cultural Aspects of Carep. 3
Self As Healerp. 25
Presencep. 35
Therapeutic Listeningp. 47
Mind-Body-Spirit Therapiesp. 61
Imageryp. 63
Music Interventionp. 91
Humorp. 107
Yogap. 123
Biofeedbackp. 135
Meditationp. 149
Prayerp. 169
Storytellingp. 183
Journalingp. 197
Animal-Assisted Therapyp. 207
Energy and Biofield Therapiesp. 225
Light Therapyp. 227
Magnet Therapyp. 235
Healing Touchp. 249
Reikip. 271
Acupressurep. 287
Reflexologyp. 307
Creating Optimal Healing Environmentsp. 321
Manipulative and Body-Based Therapiesp. 335
Massagep. 337
Exercisep. 349
Tai Chip. 373
Relaxation Therapiesp. 383
Biologically Based Therapiesp. 397
Aromatherapyp. 401
Herbal Medicinesp. 421
Functional Foods and Nutraceuticalsp. 439
Practice, Education, and Researchp. 453
Integrating Complementary Therapies into Nursing Practicep. 455
Integrating Complementary Therapies into Educationp. 467
Perspectives on Future Researchp. 485
Indexp. 499
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...