Principles and Practice of Phytotherapy, 2nd edition, by Kerry Bone and Simon Mills, 2013.
Recipient of the ABC 2013 James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award: technical/reference category
This newly updated edition is divided into three key parts. The first defines the underlying principles and knowledge base of modern phytotherapy; the second explores the role of plants as therapeutic agents in a clinical setting; and the third contains 50 detailed herbal monographs. Focuses on a modern clinical approach including how and when to use specific herbs in response to approximately 100 modern ailments. Covers traditional use and scientific research, safety, and effective dosage. Foreword by ABC Founder and Executive Director Mark Blumenthal. Hardcover, 1056 pages. B441