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’They Don’t Ask Me So I Don’t Tell Them’: Patient-Clinician Communication About Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine

By Brian M. Shelley, Andrew L. Sussman, Robert L. Williams, Alissa R. Segal and Benjamin F. Crabtree

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PURPOSE Although high rates of traditional medicine and complementary and alternative medicine (TM/CAM) use have been well documented, there has been less attention to the factors influencing communication between patients and their primary care clinicians about TM/CAM. Such communication can be important in anticipating possible drug-herb interactions and in assuring agreement about therapeutic plans

Topics: Original Research
Publisher: American Academy of Family Physicians
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2653970
Provided by: PubMed Central
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