"The Clinical Medicine Guide has been a favourite textbook of holistic practitioners for much of the last decade. It was first published in 1993 (as The manual of Conventional Medicine for Alternative Practitioners) and provides clearly presented information about conventional medicine that is readily accessible and relevant in everyday practice. This new edition is completely revised and updated containing more cases, some treated by Chinese medicine and others treated by homoeopathy. These cases illustrate a healthy alternative to conventional treatment when dealing with disease and symptoms.
Each chapter discusses both holistic and conventional ideas of the system being presented. In addition, there are clear disease classifications that are tailored for the holistic practitioner. Each disease is discussed from the viewpoint of:
- Holistic Management
The section on holistic management discusses how to deal with cases complicated by prescribed drugs"