Complementary and alternative health care in Israel

  title={Complementary and alternative health care in Israel},
  author={Judith T. Shuval and Emma Averbuch},
  booktitle={Israel journal of health policy research},
The paper explores the patterns of coexistence of alternative/complementary health care (CAM) and conventional medicine in Israel in the cultural, political, and social contexts of the society. The data are drawn from over ten years of sociological research on CAM in Israel, which included observation, survey research, and over one hundred in-depth interviews with a variety of CAM practitioners - many with bio-medical credentials - and with policy makers in the major medical institutions. The… CONTINUE READING
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