Stephen M. Sagar, MD
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Sagar S.; The ACP Evidence-Based Guide to Complementary & Alternative Medicine. Ann Intern Med. 2009;151:368. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-151-5-200909010-00025
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(5):368.
Jacobs BP, Gundling K, eds. 452 pages. Philadelphia: American Coll of Physicians; 2009. $64.95. ISBN 9781934465042. Order at www.acponline.org.
Field of medicine: Internal medicine, family practice, oncology, and psychiatry.
Format: Softcover book.
Audience: Clinicians, medical students, or advanced practice nurses interested in complementary and alternative medicine or integrative medicine who wish to refer to the hierarchy of evidence that supports or refutes specific interventions and their adverse effects.
Purpose: To provide a critical, evidence-based reference to complementary and alternative medicine methodology, research clinical practice, and safety.
Content: The book includes chapters on definitions and principles, the clinical encounter, allergic disorders, asthma, cancer, HIV, gastrointestinal health, coronary artery disease, men's and women's health, musculoskeletal disorders, obesity, depression, and drug–supplement interactions.
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