Complementary and alternative therapeutic approaches in patients with early breast cancer: a systematic review

@article{Gerber2005ComplementaryAA,
  title={Complementary and alternative therapeutic approaches in patients with early breast cancer: a systematic review},
  author={Bernd Gerber and Christoph Scholz and Toralf Reimer and Volker Briese and Wolfgang Janni},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2005},
  volume={95},
  pages={199-209}
}
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is becoming increasingly popular, particularly among patients with breast cancer. We have done a systematic review of studies published between 1995 and February 2005, identified through a comprehensive search. CAM encompasses a wide range of treatment modalities, including dietary and vitamin supplements, mind-body approaches, acupuncture, and herbal medicines. The objectives of CAM treatments are diverse: reduction of therapy-associated toxicity… CONTINUE READING

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