Preventive Medicine, Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public
by David L. Katz, Ather Ali
Publisher: IOM 2009
Number of pages: 46
This paper explores the overlap and potential synergies of integrative medicine and preventive medicine in the context of the levels of prevention, acknowledging the relative deficiency of research on the effectiveness of practice-based integrative care.
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