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dc.contributorPieroni, A.
dc.contributorQuave, C.
dc.creatorJarić, Snežana
dc.creatorMitrović, Miroslava
dc.creatorPavlović, Pavle
dc.date.accessioned2020-07-03T12:25:29Z
dc.date.available2020-07-03T12:25:29Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.isbn978-1-4939-1491-3
dc.identifier.urihttps://ibiss-r.rcub.bg.ac.rs/handle/123456789/3728
dc.description.abstractIn the traditional culture of the Serbian people, medicinal plants are of medicinal, economic, and cultural anthropological importance and represent a symbol of health. Among other things, they are used in the healing of people and animals, for food, beliefs and customs, and as a source of income. This chapter describes the usage of 80 of the most frequently used and well-known medicinal herbs in ethnomedicine and 15 used in ethnoveterinary medicine in rural areas of Serbia. Different plant parts (rhizomes, roots, tubers, bulbs, leaves, buds, flowers, fruit, seeds, bark, needles, the aerial part or the whole plant) are used internally or externally, as tea, decoction, tincture, syrup, oil, or ointment, or are applied directly to the skin. In addition to tea, the most important role in Serbian ethnomedicine traditionally is played by rakija prepečenica (very strong plum brandy) or komovica (grape pomace brandy) combined with a medicinal herb (gentian, wormwood, walnut, juniper, etc.). Medicinal plants that are predominantly used internally (50 %) are mainly used for treating diseases of the digestive system, skin conditions, respiratory system diseases, urogenital problems, nervous tension, gynecological problems, etc., whereas external applications are used in the treatment of rheumatic diseases, arthritis, injuries, wounds, cuts, boils, hemorrhoids, and other skin complaints.sr
dc.language.isoensr
dc.publisherSpringer, New York, NYsr
dc.relationinfo:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MESTD/Basic Research (BR or ON)/173018/RS//sr
dc.rightsrestrictedAccesssr
dc.sourceEthnobotany and Biocultural Diversities in the Balkanssr
dc.subjectMedicinal plantssr
dc.subjectEthnomedicinesr
dc.subjectEthnobotanysr
dc.subjectRural areassr
dc.subjectBiodiversitysr
dc.subjectSustainable developmentsr
dc.titleAn Ethnobotanical and Ethnomedicinal Study on the Use of Wild Medicinal Plants in Rural Areas of Serbiasr
dc.typebookPartsr
dc.rights.licenseARRsr
dcterms.abstractЈарић, Снежана; Павловић, Павле; Митровић, Мирослава;
dc.rights.holder© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014sr
dc.description.otherPieroni A, Quave C, editors. Ethnobotany and Biocultural Diversities in the Balkans. New York, NY: Springer; 2014. p. 87-112.
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/978-1-4939-1492-0_6
dc.identifier.scopus2-s2.0-84929933621
dc.citation.spage87
dc.citation.epage112
dc.type.versionpublishedVersionsr
dc.citation.rankM13


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