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An Integrative Approach to the Care of Cancer Patients - An Evidenced Based Approach to the Use of Herbs and Dietary Supplements

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  • Description:
    The focus of this presentation is on the rational use of complementary therapies to alleviate physical symptoms and improve quality of life of veterinary cancer patients.

    Discussion includes the evidence supporting the use of various complementary therapies, as well as the role and impact of:
    - Herbs: Milk Thistle; Curcumin; Mushrooms
    - Supplements: including Iron;Vitamins B12, B complex, A, and D; Antioxidants; N-3 Fatty Acids; Probiotics

    Running time: 47 mins

    Free registration for Premium members and Evidence Based Update subscribers http://vetvine.com/article/181/evidence-based-update-subscriptions). Basic Member Fee: $36
  • Sponsor: VetVine Specialty Consulting Service
  • Presenter(s): Donna M. Raditic, DVM, DACVN, CVA
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $36


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 There is a growing demand for use of integrative medicine in veterinary clinical oncology.

  •  Evidence-based research on using integrative medicine in veterinary clinical oncology is

    scarce.

  •  Translational research with animal models of human cancers is an opportunity to expand the knowledge of the etiopathogenesis of neoplasia and identify treatments.

  •  Metabolomics research may provide the evidence-based research needed to accelerate the use of complementary and alternative medicine in both human and veterinary oncology.


    HERBS/BOTANICS EVALUATED IN DOGS OR IN VITRO CANINE CELLS

    HERBS/BOTANICS EVALUATED IN VIVO OR IN VITRO IN OTHER SPECIES

    Herbs that have been evaluated in vivo and/or in vitro in species other than dogs

    BIOACTIVE POLYSACCHARIDES: FUNGI

    ACUPUNCTURE

    DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS EVALUATED IN DOGS OR IN VITRO CANINE CELLS AND RELEVANT STUDIES IN OTHER SPECIES OR IN VITRO

    Calcitriol

    Retinoids

    Antioxidants

    Omega-3 Fatty Acids

    Probiotics

    Phytic Acid, Phytate, Myo-Inositol Hexaphosphate

    USING IM IN VETERINARY CLINICAL ONCOLOGY

    Evidence-based Integrative Medicine in Clinical Veterinary Oncology

    ADVERSE REACTIONS: DRUG-HERB INTERACTIONS

    Resources

    References

     


    Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, Vol 44(50, September 2014, pp 831-853. Authors: Donna M. Raditic, Joseph W. Bart...  more
  • Supportive Care for the Cancer Patient

    Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology (Fifth Edition), 2013, Chapter 15, Pages 245-279. Member fee: $7.95 - Login to purchase
  • Evidence-based Integrative Medicine in Clinical Veterinary Oncology
  •  There is a growing demand for use of integrative medicine in veterinary clinical oncology.

  •  Evidence-based research on using integrative medicine in veterinary clinical oncology is

    scarce.

  •  Translational research with animal models of human cancers is an opportunity to expand the knowledge of the etiopathogenesis of neoplasia and identify treatments.

  •  Metabolomics research may provide the evidence-based research needed to accelerate the use of complementary and alternative medicine in both human and veterinary oncology.


    HERBS/BOTANICS EVALUATED IN DOGS OR IN VITRO CANINE CELLS

    HERBS/BOTANICS EVALUATED IN VIVO OR IN VITRO IN OTHER SPECIES

    Herbs that have been evaluated in vivo and/or in vitro in species other than dogs

    BIOACTIVE POLYSACCHARIDES: FUNGI

    ACUPUNCTURE

    DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS EVALUATED IN DOGS OR IN VITRO CANINE CELLS AND RELEVANT STUDIES IN OTHER SPECIES OR IN VITRO

    Calcitriol

    Retinoids

    Antioxidants

    Omega-3 Fatty Acids

    Probiotics

    Phytic Acid, Phytate, Myo-Inositol Hexaphosphate

    USING IM IN VETERINARY CLINICAL ONCOLOGY

    Evidence-based Integrative Medicine in Clinical Veterinary Oncology

    ADVERSE REACTIONS: DRUG-HERB INTERACTIONS

    Resources

    References

     


    Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, Vol 44(50, September 2014, pp 831-853. Authors: Donna M. Raditic, Joseph W. Bart...  more