CAM

(redirected from Complementary and alternative medicine)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Subject to the provisions of this Chapter, a complementary and alternative medicine provider may practice only those complementary and alternative health care practices in which he or she has been trained.
Implementing a research agenda for complementary and alternative medicine.
One of the oldest, Columbia University's Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, was established back in 1993; shortly afterward Dr.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) was established at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 1998 by Congress to stimulate, develop, and support research on CAM to benefit the public (NIH, 2000a).
Smith, Program Director, Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NCI, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN, Suite 102, MSC 7302, Bethesda, MD 20892-7302 USA, 301-435-7980, fax: 301-480-0075, e-mail: smithwe@mail.
One of the earliest was Columbia University's Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, founded in 1993.
Written by pharmacists and physicians with years of clinical experience in complementary and alternative medicine, these monographs offer balanced, unbiased analyses of current research, and what that research means for today's pharmacists and their customers.
Not long ago John Astin and colleagues reviewed published studies of physician referrals to complementary and alternative medicine (Archives of Internal Medicine, 23 November 1998).
1) Women are high consumers of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and this use appears to extend to pregnancy.
The World Health Organization (WHO) not only endorses these therapies but also considers complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) as an integral part of the global healthcare system.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) welcomes four new members to the National Advisory Council for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.

Full browser ?