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The Resource Flies in the ointment, Mark Crislip

Flies in the ointment, Mark Crislip

Label
Flies in the ointment
Title
Flies in the ointment
Statement of responsibility
Mark Crislip
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An edited compendium of the best of Mark Crislip?s science-based medicine essays dealing with supplements, complementary and alternative medicine (SCAM). This book explains the harm?why SCAM is bad for people, animals, and the environment. It also explains why our powers of logic are often powerless against SCAM, including detailed analyses of statisical errors and fallacies. It then covers selected aspects of SCAM in detail: probiotics, herbs and supplements, chiropractic, homeopathy, acupuncture, and vaccine denial. Special emphasis is made on infectious complications caused by SCAM practices and practitioners. A final section on miscellaneous therapies exposes some unusual treatments, from moxbustion to cranialsacral therapy
Cataloging source
GMILCS
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Crislip, Mark
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Alternative medicine
Label
Flies in the ointment, Mark Crislip
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781938463686
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2017938461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Flies in the ointment, Mark Crislip
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781938463686
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2017938461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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