Evaluating complementary medicine: methodological challenges of randomised controlled trials

Mason, Su; Tovey, Philip; Long, Andrew F
October 2002
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/12/2002, Vol. 325 Issue 7368, p832
Academic Journal
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.


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