Integrative Medicine and Nutrition in CAD

Sullivan, Martin J.
June 2001
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2001 Supplement, Vol. 24, pS14
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the integrative medicine and nutrition in coronary artery disease (CAD). Recent research clearly supports the important role of lifestyle management of patients with (CAD). These studies coincide with a surge of interest in complementary and alternative medicine. Surveys indicate that 40% of the U.S. population use these therapies which include the following approaches: nutrition, herbs, mind-body-spirit, acupuncture/oriental medicine, lifestyle changes and other.


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