Integrative Pediatrics: Art, Science & Clinical Application

Integrative Pediatrics: Art, Science & Clinical Application

Next Step Clinical Course

Many families use integrative therapies, making familiarity essential for clinicians working with pediatric patients, especially in chronic disease. This book covers evidence-based research in this expanding field for asthma, allergies, ADHD, autism, depression, obesity, etc. Research is presented on peanut allergy, high fructose corn syrup and oxidative stress, cesarean birth issues, and benefits of yoga, prayer, and tai chi to children.   

Dr. Hilary McClafferty, Foreword by Dr. Andrew Weil
Course Expiration Date: Jul-31-2022
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Book Only (1780)

Regular price $70.00

15 CE Paper Test Only (1781)

Regular price $115.00

30 CE Paper Test Only (1782)

Regular price $170.00

15 CE Book & Paper Test (1783)

Regular price $180.00

30 CE Book & Paper Test (1784)

Regular price $235.00

15 CE Online Test Only (W1781)

Regular price $115.00

30 CE Online Test Only (W1782)

Regular price $170.00

15 CE Book & Online Test (W1783)

Regular price $180.00

30 CE Book & Online Test (W1784)

Regular price $235.00

Book Details

Author Dr. Hilary McClafferty, Foreword by Dr. Andrew Weil
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Routledge
ISBN 978-1138196070
Format Paperback

Course Objectives

Level 2 & 3 CPE

Suggested Performance Indicators: 4.1.2, 6.2.5, 8.1.5, 8.3.6, 10.2.4

CPE Type: 720 for Printed/Paper Tests, 740 for Web-based/Online Tests

Upon successful completion, the users will be able to:

1. List four ways a child can achieve healthy resilience through better self-care.

2. Identify five health benefits to a mother and infant of breastfeeding. 

3. Describe the mechanism for the link between high fructose corn syrup intake and oxidative stress and inflammation.

4. Explain one physiological result of early introduction of peanuts.

5. Identify two known benefits to infants of each supplement: DHA, Omega-3 fatty acids, and vitamin D.

6. Describe two known benefits of each type of therapy: tai chi, yoga, and prayer.

7. Name two reasons why cesarean birth can compromise health of the infant.

8. Name two natural supplements used to treat depression and anxiety in the elderly.

9. Describe the cause and risk of atopic dermatitis.

10. Explain the physiology of asthma and two possible reasons it is becoming more prevalent in children.

11. List three nutrients that may be low when a person has depression.

Recommended For...

Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (CDCES)
Registered Nurse (RN)
Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional
American College of Sports Medicine

Why we chose this book

We wanted a great book on integrative pediatrics written by a pediatrician with extensive clinical experience with young patients and integrative therapies. This was it. 

About the author

Dr. Hilary McClafferty is Board certified in pediatrics, pediatric emergency medicine, and integrative medicine. She is Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, AZ, and a founding Board member of the American Board of Integrative Medicine.