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Complementary and Alternative Medicine

  • By: Cynthia D. Myers, Nagi B. Kumar, David S. Craig & Anne Strozier
  • In: Encyclopedia of Health & Aging
  • Edited by: Kyriakos S. Markides
  • Subject:Health Care & Aging, Health Psychology

Complementary and alternative medicine, commonly referred to as CAM, is a group of unconventional medical systems, practices, and products not currently considered to be part of the conventional biomedical care provided by medical doctors and other ...

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