The legitimacy of academic complementary medicine

@article{Myers2012TheLO,
  title={The legitimacy of academic complementary medicine},
  author={Stephen P. Myers and Charlie CL Xue and Marc M Cohen and Kerryn Phelps and George Lewith},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
  year={2012},
  volume={197}
}
cience sets out to rigorously eliminate bias, not to assert it. The arguments mounted for the closure of complementary medicine courses in Australian universities by the Friends of Science in Medicine in a recent editorial in the Journal1 are highly emotive and, while having a gloss of superficial reasonableness, they do not stand up to critical review. In a letter sent to Australian vice-chancellors, the Friends of Science in Medicine do not provide an evidence-based curriculum review but… 

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