Herbal Medicine

Author

Rudolf Fritz Weiss, M.D. , Volker Fintelman, M.D.

Publisher

Thieme

Edition

2nd Edition

Date

2000

Keyword

Herbal medicine, phytotherapy, herbal remedies,

Abstract

Here is the definitive work for clinicians actively using or seeking to implement herbal medicine, or phytotherapy, in their daily practice. This second English edition of the classic German work provides detailed guidelines for the application and preparation of herbal remedies. Written by two physicians who were appointed  members of the landmark German Commission E, the book takes a critical look at new and age-old remedies and their utility in total patient care. This 2nd edition of Herbal Medicine provides a practical, clinically oriented guide to the modern field. Filled with insights and tips from the world leaders in herbal medicine, it is an essential addition to the libraries of both experienced practitioners and novices to the field.