Utilization, preference, perception and characteristics of people adopting traditional and AYUSH systems of medicine in India: a systematic review

  title={Utilization, preference, perception and characteristics of people adopting traditional and AYUSH systems of medicine in India: a systematic review},
  author={Janmejaya Samal and Ranjit Kumar Dehury},
  journal={Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine},
  • Janmejaya SamalR. Dehury
  • Published 18 October 2018
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine
Abstract Background Albeit Indian system of medicine has been practised since long however it has got recent prominence after some policy decisions made to make it more accessible to the people of India. Methods A two fold search strategy was adopted to obtain the literature; search through PUBMED and hand search through cross references. Of the 58 articles obtained through both the search approaches 13 articles were finally included in the review. Results The studies reviewed assessed the… 

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