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Discuss the care

Findings support the notion of CAM as largely complementary but are in contrast to suggestions that this concerns person with only mild, transient complaints. (…) We encourage health care professionals in conventional settings to openly discuss the care patients are receiving, whether conventional or not, and their reasons for doing so.


Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2017 Dec 28:1-16. doi: 10.1017/S2045796017000774.