Economic Evaluation of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Oncology: Is there a Difference Compared to Conventional Medicine
Cancer patients are highly interested in complementary or alternative medicine (CAM). In western countries, 40 to 90% of cancer patients use CAM. In most countries, patients have to pay for CAM. Hence, there is an ongoing discussion regarding whether health insurance companies should reimburse payments, and if so, under what terms. Read more here.