Biotherapy - History, Principles And Practice: A Practical Guide To The Diagnosis And Treatment Of Disease Using Living Organisms by Martin GrassbergerBiotherapy - History, Principles And Practice: A Practical Guide To The Diagnosis And Treatment Of Disease Using Living Organisms by Martin Grassberger

Biotherapy - History, Principles And Practice: A Practical Guide To The Diagnosis And Treatment Of…

byMartin GrassbergerEditorRonald A. Sherman, Olga S. Gileva

Paperback | July 16, 2015

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Biotherapy is defined as the use of living organisms in the treatment and diagnosis of human and animal diseases. This volume is an evocative exploration of the history, scientific basis and practical use of the major biotherapy modalities. The authors provide researchers and practitioners interested in this field, with cutting-edge material on the latest key advances in the following fields of biotherapy: Maggot Therapy, Hirudotherapy, Bee Venom Therapy, Apitherapy, Ichthyotherapy, Helminth Therapy, Phage Therapy, Animal Assisted Therapy, Canine Olfactory Detection. In addition, the authors provide with their chapters an extensive bibliography that represents a state-of-the-art survey of the literature. Comprehensive and current, this fresh volume of reviews is an essential resource for professionals who need to stay ahead of the game in the exciting field of biotherapy.
Title:Biotherapy - History, Principles And Practice: A Practical Guide To The Diagnosis And Treatment Of…Format:PaperbackDimensions:309 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.17 inPublished:July 16, 2015Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401783624

ISBN - 13:9789401783620

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Table of Contents

Preface

1. Biotherapy - an Introduction
John Church

2. Maggot Therapy
Ronald A. Sherman, Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu, Martin Grassberger, Tarek I. Tantawi

3. Hirudotherapy
Olga S. Gileva, Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu

4. Apitherapy - Bee Venom Therapy
Christopher M. H. Kim

5. Apitherapy - The Use of Honeybee Products
Theodore Cherbuliez

6. Ichthyotherapy
Martin Grassberger, Ronald A. Sherman

7. Helminth Therapy
David E. Elliott, David I. Pritchard, Joel V. Weinstock

8. Phage Therapy
Elisabeth M. Kutter, Zemphira Alavidze, Guram Gvasalia, Erin Brewster

9. Animal Assisted Therapy: Benefits and Challenges
Mary Cole, Maureen Howard

10. Equine Assisted Therapy: An Overview
Nina Ekholm Fry

11. Canine Olfactory Detection of Human Disease
Claire Guest