Integrating complementary and alternative medicine into cancer care: Canadian oncology nurses’ perspectives

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Tracy L Truant; Lynda G Balneaves; Margaret I Fitch;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: Asia-Pacific Journal of Oncology Nursing, volume 2, issue 4, pages 205-214 (issn: 2347-5625, eissn: 2349-6673)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2347-5625.167233, pmc: PMC5123512
  • Subject: RT1-120 | Review Article | integrative medicine | RC254-282 | Complementary medicine | oncology nursing | Nursing | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens
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The integration of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and conventional cancer care in Canada is in its nascent stages. While most patients use CAM during their cancer experience, the majority does not receive adequate support from their oncology health care pr... View more
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