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General issues 

General issues
Chapter:
General issues
Author(s):

Edzard Ernst

, Max H Pittler

, Barbara Wider

, and Kate Boddy

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199206773.003.0001
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date: 22 February 2020

What is CAM? 2

Common misconceptions about CAM 6

Prevalence of CAM use 10

Why people use CAM 12

The regulation of CAM 16

Teaching CAM to doctors 20

Legal and ethical aspects of CAM 22

Cost-effectiveness of CAM 26

Research methodology in CAM 28...

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