TITLE

Evaluating complementary medicine: methodological challenges of randomised controlled trials

AUTHOR(S)
Mason, Su; Tovey, Philip; Long, Andrew F
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/12/2002, Vol. 325 Issue 7368, p832
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the philosophy of complementary medicine and the challenges presented to research methodologies. Design of randomized controlled trials; The need for practitioners to be recognized as a component in complementary medicine; Treatments; The need for specific and non-specific outcome measures. INSET: Summary points.
ACCESSION #
7569376

 

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