Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for integrative oncology: complementary therapies and botanicals.

@article{Deng2009EvidencebasedCP,
  title={Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for integrative oncology: complementary therapies and botanicals.},
  author={Gary Deng and Moshe Frenkel and Lorenzo Cohen and Barrie R. Cassileth and Donald I. Abrams and Jillian L. Capodice and Kerry S. Courneya and Trish Dryden and Suzanne B. Hanser and Nagi B. Kumar and Daniele Labriola and Diane Wardell and Stephen M. Sagar},
  journal={Journal of the Society for Integrative Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={
          85-120
        }
}
In recent years, the term integrative medicine has gained acceptance in medical academia. The Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine defi nes this term as “the practice of medicine that reaffi rms the importance of the relationship between practitioner and patient, focuses on the whole person, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, healthcare professionals, and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing.” 1 Integrative… 
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