Traditional use of sakau (kava) in Pohnpei: lessons for integrative medicine.

  title={Traditional use of sakau (kava) in Pohnpei: lessons for integrative medicine.},
  author={Michael J. Balick and Roberta Anne Lee},
  journal={Alternative therapies in health and medicine},
  volume={8 4},

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