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33 terms
Alternative therapies
DSHEA act (1994)
Dietary Supplement and Non-Prescriptio…
Supplements linked to organ damage
Natural Coumarin (dicoumarol) derivati…
Established good manufacturing process standards for the supp…
Manufacturers, packers, or distributors MUST report serious a…
Kava and comfrey (liver damage)
Anise... Celery... Chamomile... Fenugreek... Red Clover
DSHEA act (1994)
Established good manufacturing process standards for the supp…
Dietary Supplement and Non-Prescriptio…
Manufacturers, packers, or distributors MUST report serious a…
22 terms
Alternative Therapies
10 most common complementary health ap…
If a non-mainstream practice or therap…
If a non-mainstream practice or therap…
Modern medicine is moving toward use o…
complementary
Alternative
complimentary
10 most common complementary health ap…
If a non-mainstream practice or therap…
complementary
Alternative therapies
Allopathic or biomedicine medicine
Complementary Therapies
Alternative Therapies
Integrative Healthcare
Conventional Western medicine
Therapy used in addition to or together with conventional tre…
Same as complementary therapies but they become the primary t…
Emphasizes the importance of the relationship between practit…
Allopathic or biomedicine medicine
Conventional Western medicine
Complementary Therapies
Therapy used in addition to or together with conventional tre…
6 terms
Alternative Therapies
Laying on of Hands
Massage Therapy
Aroma Therapy
Music Therapy
Simple and very old technique that has been around for a thou…
The systematic and scientific manipulation of the soft tissue…
Use of plant-derived, aromatic oils to promote well-being. Th…
The use of music to produce relaxation and desired changes in…
Laying on of Hands
Simple and very old technique that has been around for a thou…
Massage Therapy
The systematic and scientific manipulation of the soft tissue…
12 terms
Alternative Therapies
Acupressure
Acupuncture
Antioxidants
Herbal
Pressure applied to specific pressure points to stimulate & r…
The insertion of very thin needles into specific points along…
Use antioxidants to prevent oxidation and neutralize molecule…
Herbs and plant extracts that contain compounds that alter bl…
Acupressure
Pressure applied to specific pressure points to stimulate & r…
Acupuncture
The insertion of very thin needles into specific points along…
36 terms
Alternative Therapies
Acai Berry
Avocado Oil
Cayenne
Cinnamon
- Used for weight loss, anti-aging properties... - Powerful anti…
- Used for osteoarthritis and high cholesterol... - Used topical…
- Used topically as a pain reliever... - Taken orally for GI pro…
- Used to help control T2DM, nausea, cramps... - Data does not y…
Acai Berry
- Used for weight loss, anti-aging properties... - Powerful anti…
Avocado Oil
- Used for osteoarthritis and high cholesterol... - Used topical…
19 terms
Alternative Therapies
Echinacea
Ginseng
Caffeine & Green Tea
β-sitosterols
Antagonizes immunosuppressants (e.g. azathioprine, corticoste…
Antagonizes immunosuppressants (e.g. azathioprine, corticoste…
Antagonizes sedatives and produce additive actions with Epine…
Good evidence of ↓BPH symptoms (improved urine flow) without…
Echinacea
Antagonizes immunosuppressants (e.g. azathioprine, corticoste…
Ginseng
Antagonizes immunosuppressants (e.g. azathioprine, corticoste…
15 terms
Alternative Therapies
Acupuncture
Aromatherapy
Ayurvedic Medicine
Biofeedback
Inserts needles into the body as an anesthetic or to treat pa…
Uses essential oils from plants for a therapeutic effect.
Addresses mental & spiritual well-being and physical health.
Uses electronic equipment to control involuntary bodily funct…
Acupuncture
Inserts needles into the body as an anesthetic or to treat pa…
Aromatherapy
Uses essential oils from plants for a therapeutic effect.
24 terms
Alternative Therapies
Acupressure:
Acupuncture:
Alternative therapy:
Antioxidant therapy:
Pressure is applied with fingers, palms, thumbs, or elbows to…
Ancient Chinese therapy that involves the insertion of very t…
Methods of treatment that are used in place of biomedical the…
Nutritional therapy that encourages the use of substances cal…
Acupressure:
Pressure is applied with fingers, palms, thumbs, or elbows to…
Acupuncture:
Ancient Chinese therapy that involves the insertion of very t…
12 terms
Alternative Therapies
Aloe Vera
Black Cohost
Echinacea
Feverfew
topical burns and wounds
PMS
Cold and flu
migraine and headache
Aloe Vera
topical burns and wounds
Black Cohost
PMS
11 terms
Alternative Therapies
Valerian (interactions)
Ginkgo Biloba (uses)
Valarian (uses)
Goldenseal (uses)
Increases Sedative effects of anti-anxiety medications
May improve memory
may offer sedation and anxiety relief to clients with sleep i…
May have antiseptic properties (topically).
Valerian (interactions)
Increases Sedative effects of anti-anxiety medications
Ginkgo Biloba (uses)
May improve memory
23 terms
Alternative therapies
Aura
Ayurveda
Chiropractic medicine
Complementary therapies
Consists of at least seven layers of energy that surround the…
A science of life that delineates the diet, medicines, and be…
Science that investigates the relationship between structure(…
Alternative treatments used with traditional medical interven…
Aura
Consists of at least seven layers of energy that surround the…
Ayurveda
A science of life that delineates the diet, medicines, and be…
Alternative therapies
1994: DSHEA Act
2006: Dietary Supplement and Non-Rx Dr…
products causing liver damage
Drug Induced Liver Injurt Network (DIL…
GMP standards imposed, given until 2009 to comply
SAEs must be reported to the FDA
-Kava... -Comfrey... -Hydroxycut (Hydroxycitric acid from Gardenia…
Non bodybuilding supplements linked to liver damage and death
1994: DSHEA Act
GMP standards imposed, given until 2009 to comply
2006: Dietary Supplement and Non-Rx Dr…
SAEs must be reported to the FDA
25 terms
Alternative Therapies
allopathic
complementary and alternative medicine…
National Center for Complementary and…
complementary medicine
conventional, traditional, biomedicine - refers to western me…
group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices,…
government's lead agency for scientific research on CAM
use of CAM and conventional medicine together (acupuncture an…
allopathic
conventional, traditional, biomedicine - refers to western me…
complementary and alternative medicine…
group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices,…
Alternative Therapies
acupuncture:
alternative modalities:
aromatherapy:
aura:
procedure consisting of placing very thin, short, sterile nee…
methods not included in the scope of conventional medical care
the use of essential oils of plants to treat symptoms
consists of at least seven layers of energy that surround the…
acupuncture:
procedure consisting of placing very thin, short, sterile nee…
alternative modalities:
methods not included in the scope of conventional medical care
24 terms
Alternative Therapies
Allopathic medicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine…
Complementary medicine
Alternative medicine
conventional, traditional, biomedicine, refers to western med…
group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices,…
refers to use of CAM together with conventional medicine (acu…
refers to use of CAM in place of conventional medicine
Allopathic medicine
conventional, traditional, biomedicine, refers to western med…
Complementary and Alternative Medicine…
group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices,…
29 terms
Alternative Therapies
Dietary supplement categories:
Ginko drug interactions
True or False?... Natural products are sa…
True or False?... Natural products have f…
Minerals... Metabolites... Vitamins... Herbals... Supplements
Anticoagulants
False
False... possible, but not necessarily
Dietary supplement categories:
Minerals... Metabolites... Vitamins... Herbals... Supplements
Ginko drug interactions
Anticoagulants
24 terms
Alternative therapies
Ginseng... a. use... b. avoid use with..... c.…
How do we tell what supplements are ok…
difference between herbs and mainstrea…
what drug has lots of variation in con…
a energy and physical or cognitive performance... b. stimulants/…
GRAS list = generally recognized as safe list
*herbs have bioactive components... *many of our drugs come from…
ginseng
Ginseng... a. use... b. avoid use with..... c.…
a energy and physical or cognitive performance... b. stimulants/…
How do we tell what supplements are ok…
GRAS list = generally recognized as safe list
Alternative Therapies
Frequency=....
What kind of waves does ultrasound pro…
What frequency is used for non thermal…
What frequency is used for thermal ult…
oscillations per sec, expressed in Hz
Sound waves produced by vibrations of piezoelectric disks, re…
20-40kHz (used for debridement and bactericidal effects)
1-3MHz (enhance blood flow and elevate tissue temperatures)
Frequency=....
oscillations per sec, expressed in Hz
What kind of waves does ultrasound pro…
Sound waves produced by vibrations of piezoelectric disks, re…
6 terms
Alternative therapy
Magnetic
Accupuncture
Laser
Phsio
Improves circulation and 02 delivery to the tissues; depolari…
stimulates nerve ending; reduction of pain; improves inflamma…
stimulates body cells; reduces pain, inflammation and swellin…
reduction of swelling; toning and strengthening of muscles, r…
Magnetic
Improves circulation and 02 delivery to the tissues; depolari…
Accupuncture
stimulates nerve ending; reduction of pain; improves inflamma…
10 terms
Alternative Therapies
acupuncture
possible positive effects of acupuncture
prolotherapy
positive effects of prolotherapy
applies needles or pressure to points, used to balance Q, pos…
low back pain, chronic neck pain, anti-vomitting, reduce pain…
injection of a irritating solution to re-initiate healing in…
chronic back pain and neck pain caused by instability
acupuncture
applies needles or pressure to points, used to balance Q, pos…
possible positive effects of acupuncture
low back pain, chronic neck pain, anti-vomitting, reduce pain…
90 terms
Alternative therapies
holistic
allopathic
wellness
veterinarian
"treat the animal and not the diease" the whole animal and si…
________ vet medicine:... practice conventional veterinary medic…
______ vet med: clinics that use both holistic and allopathic.
__________ job in canine rehablitation: musculoskeletal and n…
holistic
"treat the animal and not the diease" the whole animal and si…
allopathic
________ vet medicine:... practice conventional veterinary medic…
Alternative Therapies
Holistic, prevention
Allopathic
cause, pain, inflammation
function, speed, non-invasive
"treat the patient and not the disease"... whole animal & situat…
______ Vet Medicine:... -practice conventional vet medicine... -eg:…
Goals of Physiotherapy:... 1. to eliminate ____ of dysfunction... 2…
Benefits of rehab:... 1) improved _____ & quality of life... 2) red…
Holistic, prevention
"treat the patient and not the disease"... whole animal & situat…
Allopathic
______ Vet Medicine:... -practice conventional vet medicine... -eg:…
24 terms
Alternative Therapies***
Complementary and Alternative Therapie…
NCCIH Categories of CA therapies
During Stress body changes
Aloe
Focus on the bodies ability to heal itself and treating the u…
Natural Products... Mind-Body Medicine... Manipulative and Body Bas…
↑Cortisol, ↑BP, ↑Inflammation, ↑BG, ↓Immune System
uses: constipation... Comments: short term use only, may cause e…
Complementary and Alternative Therapie…
Focus on the bodies ability to heal itself and treating the u…
NCCIH Categories of CA therapies
Natural Products... Mind-Body Medicine... Manipulative and Body Bas…
7 terms
Alternative therapies and Energy therapies
Chiropractic
Energy layers
Different names for Energy
Prana
In Greek "Chiro" means hand and "Practic" means to do or perf…
External most - intuitive or spiritual... Mental layer... Emotional…
Qi (Chi) in China... Ki in Japan... Prana in India... Aura in the West…
goal of clearing away blocks - free flow of energy
Chiropractic
In Greek "Chiro" means hand and "Practic" means to do or perf…
Energy layers
External most - intuitive or spiritual... Mental layer... Emotional…
16 terms
Complementary and Alternative Therapies
4 Domains of CAM
CAM
Holistic Care
Intergrative Medicine
1. Natural Products... 2. Mind-body Therapy... 3. Manipulative & bo…
Diverse group of systems, practices, and products that are no…
Connection and integration of the mind, body, and spirit
Combination of therapies from western medicine and CAM
4 Domains of CAM
1. Natural Products... 2. Mind-body Therapy... 3. Manipulative & bo…
CAM
Diverse group of systems, practices, and products that are no…
24 terms
Alternative therapy
Mind-body interventions
Biofeedback
Faith healing
Hypnotherapy
Recognize the connection between the mind and the body
Use of special devices to convey information about heart-rate…
Invoking divine intervention without the use of medical,surgi…
Uses hypnosis and the power of suggestion
Mind-body interventions
Recognize the connection between the mind and the body
Biofeedback
Use of special devices to convey information about heart-rate…
36 terms
alternative therapy
Polarity
watsu
Alexander technique
Homeopathy
: use of touch through applying pressure to patients/clients…
warm water is used for freeing body
rebalancing postural sets
: substances which in sufficient doses would produce a set of…
Polarity
: use of touch through applying pressure to patients/clients…
watsu
warm water is used for freeing body
Alternative therapy
Cam
CAMs
Complementary therapies
Alternative therapies
Complimentary and alternative meds
Group of diverse medical and healthcare systems, practices, a…
Therapy is used in addition to conventional treatment
Therapies that replace allopathic care
Cam
Complimentary and alternative meds
CAMs
Group of diverse medical and healthcare systems, practices, a…
17 terms
pt 4 alternative therapies
Environmental illness
enzymatic
biological catalysts
protease
explores the role of dietary and environmental allergens in h…
In initial stages of toxic exposure the body defends itself t…
Enzymes are specific _________ ________ each one stimulating…
digests protein
Environmental illness
explores the role of dietary and environmental allergens in h…
enzymatic
In initial stages of toxic exposure the body defends itself t…
31 terms
Alternative therapy
alternative therapy
yoga
mat
teacher
terapia niekonwencjonalna
joga
mata
auczyciel
alternative therapy
terapia niekonwencjonalna
yoga
joga
17 terms
Alternative therapies tutoring
CV toxicity
Hepatotoxicity
Antagonism of Rx meds (immunosuppressa…
Antagonism of Rx meds (sedatives)
Ephedra
Kava... Comfrey... Green tea... Senna
Echinacea and Ginseng
Caffeine and Green tea
CV toxicity
Ephedra
Hepatotoxicity
Kava... Comfrey... Green tea... Senna
Alternative Therapy
relaxation
mat
stress
massage
afspænding
måtte
stress
massage
relaxation
afspænding
mat
måtte
17 terms
Alternative Therapy
Dietary Supplements
Regulation in 1994
Regulation of 2006
regulation of 2007
Vitamins, minerals, herbs or other botanicals, amino acids, a…
Dietary supplement Health and Education act (DSHEA) of 1994... P…
Dietary supplement and Nonprescription Drug consumer protecti…
PDA current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMPs) ruling.... qual…
Dietary Supplements
Vitamins, minerals, herbs or other botanicals, amino acids, a…
Regulation in 1994
Dietary supplement Health and Education act (DSHEA) of 1994... P…
alternative therapy
saw palmetto
valerian root
st. johns wort
echinacea
treats prostate
insomnia, migraines, menstrual cramps
deppression, anxiety
prevent treat common cold, immune stimulant, wound healing
saw palmetto
treats prostate
valerian root
insomnia, migraines, menstrual cramps
16 terms
Complementary and Alternative therapies
allopathic medicine
difficult to treat with allopathic med…
Allophatic medicine less effective with
complementary and alternative approach…
conventional Western medicine ... bacterial infection ... structura…
chronic back pain... neck pain... arthritis... gastrointestinal proble…
depressing stress-induced illnesses ... managing chronic disease…
group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices,…
allopathic medicine
conventional Western medicine ... bacterial infection ... structura…
difficult to treat with allopathic med…
chronic back pain... neck pain... arthritis... gastrointestinal proble…
Fighting Fit/Alternative Therapies
Iridology - (ˌɪrɪˈdɒlədʒɪ)... The study o…
deposit
inflammation
predisposition
ирисова диагностика
утайка
възпаление
предразположение
Iridology - (ˌɪrɪˈdɒlədʒɪ)... The study o…
ирисова диагностика
deposit
утайка
20 terms
Complementary and Alternative Therapies
A patient describes practicing a compl…
A teen with an anxiety disorder is ref…
A 70-year-old patient is newly admitte…
An acquaintance of a nurse asks for a…
Reiki therapy is to therapeutic touch.
Help me with my thoughts, feelings, and physiological respons…
Warfarin and ginkgo biloba
Meditation
A patient describes practicing a compl…
Reiki therapy is to therapeutic touch.
A teen with an anxiety disorder is ref…
Help me with my thoughts, feelings, and physiological respons…
19 terms
Alternative/Complimentary Therapies
acupuncture
aromatherapy
Ayurveda
biofeedback
the Chinese practice of inserting fine needles through the sk…
Use of aromatic fragrances to induce relaxation; therapy thro…
An ancient healing system from India that uses diet, meditati…
a training program in which a person is given information abo…
acupuncture
the Chinese practice of inserting fine needles through the sk…
aromatherapy
Use of aromatic fragrances to induce relaxation; therapy thro…
Complementary & Alternative Therapies
Allopathic Medicine
Alternative Therapy
Acupressure
Complimentary Therapy
conventional Western medicine, based on scientifically valida…
if the patient uses nontraditional therapy in place of tradit…
use of finger pressure upon acupoints on the skin to access a…
method of treatment used alongside biomedical therapies
Allopathic Medicine
conventional Western medicine, based on scientifically valida…
Alternative Therapy
if the patient uses nontraditional therapy in place of tradit…
18 terms
Alternative and Complementary Therapies
Saw Palmetto (Serenoa repens)
Valerian root
St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum)
Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea)
Use: treats & prevents BPH... S.E.: prolonged bleeding time & al…
Uses: insomnia, migraines, menstrual cramps... S.E.: drowsiness,…
Uses: depression, seasonal affective disorder, and anxiety... S.…
Uses: prevents/treats common cold, stimulates immune system,…
Saw Palmetto (Serenoa repens)
Use: treats & prevents BPH... S.E.: prolonged bleeding time & al…
Valerian root
Uses: insomnia, migraines, menstrual cramps... S.E.: drowsiness,…
20 terms
Alternative/Complimentary Therapies
acupuncture
alternative medical systems
aromatherapy
Ayurveda
the Chinese practice of inserting fine needles through the sk…
therapeutic or preventive health care practices that do not f…
Use of aromatic fragrances to induce relaxation; therapy thro…
An ancient healing system from India that uses diet, meditati…
acupuncture
the Chinese practice of inserting fine needles through the sk…
alternative medical systems
therapeutic or preventive health care practices that do not f…
Wellness: Culture and Alternative Therapies
Complementary therapy
Acupuncture
Culture
Alternative therapy
A therapy used along with conventional medical treatments
Ancient practice of inserting fine needles along meridian and…
Set of rituals, customs, traditions, values and beliefs of a…
Therapy used instead of conventional or mainstream therapy
Complementary therapy
A therapy used along with conventional medical treatments
Acupuncture
Ancient practice of inserting fine needles along meridian and…
Ch 33 Alternative Therapies
allopathic
complementary therapies
alternative therapies
relaxation response
conventional western medicine
used in addition to or together with conventional treatment
same interventions as complementary therapies but they become…
state of generalized decreased cognitive, physiological, and/…
allopathic
conventional western medicine
complementary therapies
used in addition to or together with conventional treatment
Chapter 27 Alternative Therapies
Holistic Nursing Models
Allopathy
Holism
Integrative care
Jean Watson: Nurses strive to create caring healing spaces ... M…
Traditional medical care
connection and interactions between parts of the whole
Combination of allopathic and complementary and alternative m…
Holistic Nursing Models
Jean Watson: Nurses strive to create caring healing spaces ... M…
Allopathy
Traditional medical care
59 terms
Ch 6 ~ Alternative therapies
The pt is admitted w/ digoxin (Lanoxin…
Pts often use herbal therapies for whi…
It's important that pts receive educat…
An example of a specialty supplement i…
d. ginseng
b. To increase feelings of wellness & promote holistic treatm…
b. Labeling isn't always reliable & herbal products should be…
a. Lactobacillus acidophilus
The pt is admitted w/ digoxin (Lanoxin…
d. ginseng
Pts often use herbal therapies for whi…
b. To increase feelings of wellness & promote holistic treatm…
24 terms
Alternative Therapies - Chapter 33
Allopathic or traditional Western medi…
Allopathic medicine is less effective in
Stress, pain, and health conditions
Despite the success of allopathic medi…
Successfully been used to treat many common conditions.
Preventing disease, decreasing stress-induced illnesses, mana…
No causes or cures are known.
Many conditions such as chronic back and neck pain, arthritis…
Allopathic or traditional Western medi…
Successfully been used to treat many common conditions.
Allopathic medicine is less effective in
Preventing disease, decreasing stress-induced illnesses, mana…
20 terms
Chapter 32: Complementary and Alternative Therapies
A patient describes practicing a compl…
A teen with an anxiety disorder is ref…
A 70-year-old patient is newly admitte…
An acquaintance of a nurse asks for a…
ANS: C... This is an analogy that compares different therapies…
ANS: C... By using electromechanical instruments, a person can…
ANS: B... Warfarin and blood thinners interact with ginkgo bilo…
ANS: A... Meditation is indicated for stress-related illness. A…
A patient describes practicing a compl…
ANS: C... This is an analogy that compares different therapies…
A teen with an anxiety disorder is ref…
ANS: C... By using electromechanical instruments, a person can…
38 terms
Alternative Therapies - [Exam 3]
What are the classes of herbals that a…
What are the [5] Natural Coumarin (Dic…
Anise
Celery
1. Natural Coumarin (Dicoumarol) derivatives... 2. Natural Salic…
Anise ... Celery ... Chamomile ... Fenugreek ... Red Clover
Drug Type - Anticoagulation ... Pharm Effect- Affects Coagulatio…
Drug Type - Anticoagulation ... Pharm Effect- Affects Coagulatio…
What are the classes of herbals that a…
1. Natural Coumarin (Dicoumarol) derivatives... 2. Natural Salic…
What are the [5] Natural Coumarin (Dic…
Anise ... Celery ... Chamomile ... Fenugreek ... Red Clover
25 terms
Chapter 32 Alternative Therapies
allopathic medicine
Complementary therapies are?
examples of complimentary therapies in…
complimentary therapies are sometimes…
conventional western medicines
therapies used... in addition to conventional treatment recommen…
include relaxation; exercise; massage; reflexology; prayer;... b…
integrative therapies
allopathic medicine
conventional western medicines
Complementary therapies are?
therapies used... in addition to conventional treatment recommen…
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