Chapter 6. Hope

  1. David W. Ramey and
  2. Bernard E. Rollin

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470344897.ch6

Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine Considered

Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine Considered

How to Cite

Ramey, D. W. and Rollin, B. E. (2008) Hope, in Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine Considered, Iowa State Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470344897.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 27 OCT 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813826165

Online ISBN: 9780470344897

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Keywords:

  • therapy;
  • pathology;
  • veterinary medicine;
  • quality of life;
  • veterinarian

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • What are the Motivations for the Use of CAVM?

  • Hope and Healing

  • Hope and Control

  • Realistic Versus Unrealistic Expectations

  • Is the Benefit of Control Worth the Cost?

  • Hope and Direct Harm

  • Indirect Costs of Hope

  • False Hope

  • Conclusions