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Herb Guide CD-ROM - Informed Choice

This CD-ROM may be used on its own or as a companion to the book. The CD-ROM includes all information from the 58 herbs profiles and some of the supporting text found in the book version.  In addition the CD-ROM includes 17 video clips of the author providing step-by-step instruction on preparing and using a variety of herbal remedies, such as teas, herbal oils, tinctures, and compresses.

The search engine will give you quick access to the:

  • Information on medicinal plants and the law.
  • Recommendations for addressing the safe use of herbs in patient care.
  • Suggestions on how to talk with your patients about herbs.
  • Guidelines for patient interaction for each of the 58 herbs profiled
  • Extensive cultural information about each plant, including folklore, traditional uses, and related beliefs and rituals.
  • Potential nursing applications for each plant, along with detailed instructions on the appropriate ways to prepare each plant for oral, topical, and environmental use.
  • Color botanical illustrations for each herb
  • Alphabetical listings of plants by both their common and botanical names.
  • Glossary of terms.
  • Links to additional herb resources.

The Nurse-Herbalist

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