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Healing at the borderland of medicine and religion

Author: Michael H Cohen
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2006.
Series: Studies in social medicine.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of the transformations facing health care in the twenty-first century is the safe, effective, and appropriate integration of conventional (or biomedical) care with complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy, herbal medicine, and spiritual healing. In Healing at the Borderland of Medicine and Religion, Michael H. Cohen discusses the need for rules  Read more...
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Cohen, Michael H.
Healing at the borderland of medicine and religion.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)657300041
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael H Cohen
ISBN: 0807830437 9780807830437 0807857602 9780807857601 9780807830437 9780807857601
OCLC Number: 64067637
Notes: Portions of this book were previously published in somewhat different form.
Description: xiii, 229 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Negotiating the new health care --
Regulating health care rogues --
Regulation, religious experience, and epilepsy --
Healing, environment, and ecology --
Renewing the matrix of health and healing --
Healing at the borderland of medicine and religion --
Epilogue: toward the future.
Series Title: Studies in social medicine.
Responsibility: Michael H. Cohen.
Local System Bib Number:
311207

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Discusses the need for establishing rules and standards to facilitate appropriate integration of conventional and complementary and alternative medical therapies. Focusing on the social,  Read more...
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