Diagnoses and visit length in complementary and mainstream medicine

@article{Heiligers2010DiagnosesAV,
  title={Diagnoses and visit length in complementary and mainstream medicine},
  author={P. Heiligers and J. de Groot and D. Koster and S. van Dulmen},
  journal={BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={10},
  pages={3 - 3}
}
BackgroundThe demand for complementary medicine (CM) is growing worldwide and so is the supply. So far, there is not much insight in the activities in Dutch CM practices nor in how these activities differ from mainstream general practice. Comparisons on diagnoses and visit length can offer an impression of how Dutch CM practices operate.MethodsThree groups of regularly trained physicians specialized in CM participated in this study: 16 homeopathic physicians, 13 physician acupuncturists and 11… Expand
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