TITLE

Disentangling Integrative Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Ernst, Edzard
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Apr2004, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides a criticism of the concepts of integrative medicine. Suggestion that the holistic approach to complementary/alternative medicine (CAM) should be distinguished from the often unproven therapies these practices use; Two different meanings of integrative medicine; Argument that the primary goal should be the rigorous testing of CAM interventions and not integration.
ACCESSION #
12736820

 

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