Complementary and alternative medicine studies take center stage …

Complementary and alternative medicine studies take center stage …

Alternative therapies appear to be used by many patients with beneficial effects. It is important they inform health professionals about their use.
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Study: Docs in Dark About Complementary Therapies

In the current study, co-author Stephen Leslie, MBChB, PhD, said that a review of patient notes found little evidence that doctors knew of the use of complementary and alternative medicines. “We found that very few people had volunteered this …
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Complementary and alternative medicine studies take center stage at EuroHeart …

In a third abstract¬≥, a survey found that complementary and alternative therapies (CATs), were widely used by patients attending cardiology clinics, raising concerns people may not be routinely informing health care staff about their use. “One of the …
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