Researchers of Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, & Integrative Medicine and Health

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Conventional and Complementary Cancer Treatments: Where do Conventional and Complementary Providers Seek Information about These Modalities?

Both conventional health care providers and complementary therapists treat cancer patients. To provide effective treatment, both types of providers should to be familiar with their own as well as alternative types of treatment. Our aim was to compare how conventional health care providers (oncology doctors, oncology nurses, family physicians) and complementary therapists (acupuncturists, reflexologists, massage therapists) seek information about conventional and complementary cancer treatments. Read more here.