Non‐biomedical health care practices in the State of Morelos, Mexico: analysis of an emergent phenomenon

@inproceedings{Nigenda2001NonbiomedicalHC,
  title={Non‐biomedical health care practices in the State of Morelos, Mexico: analysis of an emergent phenomenon},
  author={Gustavo Nigenda and Lejeune Lockett and Cristina Manca and Gerardo A. Mora},
  year={2001}
}
This paper gives the results of one of the first studies of non-biomedical health care services in the State of Morelos, Mexico. The socio-cultural matrix of the population of Morelos has attracted many practitioners of medical models which have no foundation in the rationale of the biomedical-scientific model. There is a considerable variety of non-biomedical therapists in the area of study which may be categorised in three groups: (a) traditional medicine (b) alternative medicine, and (c… CONTINUE READING

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