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Complementary medicine: information for primary care clinicians

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    Department of Health
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    19 June 2000
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    Crown Copyright

This leaflet is intended to give clinicians working in primary care a basic source of reference on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). It is not intended to provide definitive professional guidelines or to be a substitute for individual clinical judgement. Information given is based on a companion document produced collaboratively between the Department of Health, Foundation for Integrated Medicine, NHS Alliance and National Association of Primary Care.

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