Bridging Ayurveda with evidence-based scientific approaches in medicine

@article{Patwardhan2014BridgingAW,
  title={Bridging Ayurveda with evidence-based scientific approaches in medicine},
  author={B. Patwardhan},
  journal={The EPMA Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={5}
}
This article reviews contemporary approaches for bridging Ayurveda with evidence-based medicine. In doing so, the author presents a pragmatic assessment of quality, methodology and extent of scientific research in Ayurvedic medicine. The article discusses the meaning of evidence and indicates the need to adopt epistemologically sensitive methods and rigorous experimentation using modern science. The author critically analyzes the status of Ayurvedic medicine based on personal observations, peer… Expand
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