TITLE

Stakeholders Dialogue with National Center for Complementary Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Gahles, Nancy; Quirk, Tina
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Homeopathy Today;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article takes a look on CAM research in the U.S. It is stated that conventional researchers have sought to impose upon CAM research the criteria and methods of randomized controlled clinical trials (RCT). It reveals that it is designed to test safety, dosage, and efficacy of an individual drugs. Accordingly, it claims that CAM research is pushing the enveloped and at the cutting edge of scientific research, exposing its weakness, such as the restrictive RCT.
ACCESSION #
27253433

 

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