Toward an Integrative Medicine

Toward an Integrative Medicine

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Baer's exciting new book chronicles the transformation of the holistic health movement as it increasingly influences the delivery of health care in America. He describes the battle for legitimacy by alternative therapeutic practitioners, and the increasing interest by the biomedical profession in the possibilities of a complementary and integrative medical system. Baer shows ironically, how the holistic movement may ultimately become more limited as it gains acceptance and is integrated into mainstream medicine.Wiese and Ferguson (1985) identified 392 different chiropractic colleges that have existed at one time or another. In the mid- 1950s, ... Southern California University of Health Sciences- 1911 Whittier, Calif. Los Angeles College of Chiropractic Cleveland Chiropractic College-Los Angeles 1911 Los Angeles, Calif. New Yorkanbsp;...

Title:Toward an Integrative Medicine
Author:Hans A. Baer
Publisher:Rowman Altamira - 2004-01-01


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