Use of alternative health care by family practice patients.

  title={Use of alternative health care by family practice patients.},
  author={Nancy C. Elder and A Gillcrist and Ranjana Minz},
  journal={Archives of family medicine},
  volume={6 2},
In recent years, the use of alternative medicine has become more acknowledged in the United States. Many different practices are encompassed by the terms alternative, unorthodox, or complementary medicine, and their use by the population is just now being defined. The number of established family practice patients also using alternative medicine is not yet known. To help answer this question, a survey of family practice patients concerning their use of alternative medicine was performed in 4… CONTINUE READING

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