Complementary and alternative medicine

Known as: CAM, complementary medicine 
A group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not presently considered to be part of conventional medicine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND To explore the strengths and weaknesses of conventional biomedical research strategies and methods as applied to… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is used by one-half to three-fourths of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. Although… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) often consists of whole systems of care (such as naturopathic medicine or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has gained popularity among cancer patients in the past years. For this study, CAM… (More)
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2005
2005
82 psychiatric inpatients hospitalized for acute care were interviewed about their use of complementary and alternative medicine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Major reasons for the growth in the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), in Australia and elsewhere, are general… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aim of this paper is to identify barriers to communication between physicians and cancer patients regarding complementary and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The reasons that persons with chronic illness explore complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) have not been well understood… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Despite recent findings that patients who use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) typically choose not to… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Complementary and alternative medicine can be defined as those medical systems, practices, interventions, and applications that… (More)
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