Ethnomedicinal Plant Use and Practice in Traditional Medicine
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Ethnomedicinal Plant Use and Practice in Traditional Medicine

Akash (Gurukul Kangri University, India), Navneet (Gurukul Kangri University, India) and B.S. Bhandari (Garhwal University, India)
Release Date: March, 2020|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 380
ISBN13: 9781799813200|ISBN10: 1799813207|EISBN13: 9781799813217|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-1320-0


Traditional medicinal knowledge, especially the use of ethnomedicinal plants in developing countries, has been passed down for generations. Today, however, scientists are poised to combine traditional medicinal plants and modern drug discoveries to further develop essential products that have followed the leads of indigenous cures used for centuries.

Ethnomedicinal Plant Use and Practice in Traditional Medicine provides emerging research exploring the theoretical and practical aspects of indigenous knowledge and therapeutic potential within ethnobotany. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as drug discovery, traditional knowledge, and herbal medicine, this book is ideally designed for doctors, healers, medical professionals, ethnobotanists, naturalists, academicians, researchers, and students interested in current research on the medical use and applications of natural-based resources.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Alternative Treatment
  • Botany
  • Drug Discovery
  • Ethnobotany
  • Folk Medicine
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Medical Diagnosis
  • Natural Products
  • Traditional Knowledge

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