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  • Lecture Notes 2 Integrative Medicine and Complementary TherapiesClassroom Activity to AccompanyDiseases of the Human BodyFifth EditionCarol D. Tamparo Marcia A. Lewis
  • Copyright © 2011 by F.A. Davis Company. All rightsreserved. This product is protected by copyright. No part of it may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means—electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise— without written permission from the publisher.
  • Some patients, though conscious that their condition is perilous, recover their health simply through contentment with the goodness of the physician. —Hippocrates, 460–400 B.C. 3
  • Integrative Medicine and Complementary Therapies• Changing climate for complementary therapies• NCCAM reports 38% of adults use complementary medicine• More than half of medical schools have courses in alternative medicineNCCAM=National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 4
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Definition of terms • Integrative: blends conventional and nonconventional therapies • Alternative: one therapy is used instead of another • Complementary: one therapy is used alongside traditional medicine 5
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Which term refers to the blending of traditional and nontraditional therapies? 1. Alternative 2. Integrative 3. Complementary 4. Naturopathic 6
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies • History of conventional medicine • René Descartes: separation of mind and body • History of integrative medicine • Health linked to harmony, disease linked to disharmony • Integration of both worlds 7
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Separating fact from fallacy • Determine those who are legitimate providers • Identify those who will do no harm and those whose treatment will do harm 8
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Alternative systems of medical practice • Ayurveda • Traditional Chinese medicine • Homeopathy • Naturopathy 9
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Additional therapies referred to as alternative • Bioenergetic therapies • Diet and nutrition • Herbal medicine • Manual healing • Mind-body medicine 10
  • Integrative Medicine andComplementary Therapies• Other factors to consider • Mind’s connection to health and disease • Personal responsibility • Lifestyle • Environment • Nutrition • Stress and distress • Managing negative emotions • Laughter and play • Love, friendship, and play 11
  • Credits Publisher: Margaret Biblis Acquisitions Editor: Andy McPhee Developmental Editors: Yvonne Gillam, Julie Munden Backgrounds: Joseph John Clark, Jr. Production Manager: Sam Rondinelli Manager of Electronic Product Development: Kirk Pedrick Electronic Publishing: Frank Musick The publisher is not responsible for errors of omission or for consequences from application of information in this presentation, and makes no warranty, expressed or implied, in regard to its content. Any practice described in this presentation should be applied by the reader in accordance with professional standards of care used with regard to the unique circumstances that may apply in each situation. 12