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Communication Issues in Integrative Oncology 

Communication Issues in Integrative Oncology
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Communication Issues in Integrative Oncology
Author(s):

Donald I. Abrams

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199329724.003.0027
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date: 21 October 2019

Chapter 27 discusses communication issues in integrative cancer treatment, including the partnership between the patient and the practitioner, the importance of combining the best of conventional interventions with evidence-based (as much as possible) complementary therapies into a personalized treatment regimen, and the importance of attempting to understand patient motivations and fears before, during, and after treatment.

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