Complementary Health Practice Review


Complementary Health Practice Review

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Complementary Health Practice Review is one of the few resources that offers
the cultural, social, demographic, political, economic, and legal
implications of the use of alternative and complementary therapies as well
as original basic and applied research from a wide range of health and
social science disciplines.

In every issue, Complementary Health Practice Review examines significant
topics and trends that are shaping alternative and complementary health
practice. Original and peer-reviewed articles address theoretical aspects of
holistic health and discuss educational, legal, legislative, and policy
developments influencing evidence-based complementary and alternative health

Historical, socio-cultural, and humanistic research helps provide a broad
contextual basis for the clinically oriented content, which includes
original clinical research, case reports, and expert reviews of clinical

The multidisciplinary nature of the journal illuminates relationships not
often found in more specialized journals and fosters information exchange
across disciplines and dialogue among health professional in new and
effective ways.

Some of the vital topics seen in recent issues include:

* Traditional Healing in Alaskan Native Societies
* Teaching Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) to Medical,
Nursing, Public Health, and Pharmacy Students
* Botanical Treatments for Prostatic Disease
* Transforming Hospitals into Healing Environments: Planetree
Patient-Centered Care
* The Research Agenda at the NIH
* Consumers¹ Personal Theories of Health
* Surgery and Herbal Healing
* Naturopathic Medical Education
* Cultural Diversity in Health Care
* Credentialing and Professional Standards.

The journal features several departments including: At the NIH, Book and
Video Reviews, Conference Comments, Editorials, Educational Programs, News
and Views, Research Abstracts, and Resources and Research.

ISSN: 1533-2101

Complementary Health Practice Review
c/o Patricia Chojnicki
Sage Publications, Inc.
2455 Teller Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320

Phone: 805-499-0721, ext. 7210

Content available by subscription.

Abstracts available online. Articles available in PDF format.

Current Issue: April 1 2005, Volume 10, No. 2

Date: 6 January 2006

Original posting date: 
Friday, January 6, 2006
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