116 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Originally published: 1988, in series: The encyclopedia of health. Medical issues.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-107) and index.
Defines holistic medicine and discusses its treatment of the patient, its use in practice, and its future in health care.
What is holistic medicine? -- Changing world -- Whole patient -- Patient as partner -- Complementary and holistic medicine -- Holistic medicine in practice -- Future of holistic medicine -- Choosing a holistic physician.