Healing, Hype or Harm? A Critical Analysis of Complementary or Alternative Medicine
Edzard Ernst (ed.)
TOPICS INCLUDE: What is CAM? Why is it so popular? Patient choice; Reclaiming compassion; Teaching CAM at university; Research on CAM; CAM in court; Ethics and CAM; Politics and CAM; Homeopathy in context; Concepts of holism in medicine; Placebo, deceit and CAM; Healing but not curing; CAM and the media.
Edzard Ernst is Professor of Complementary Medicine, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth.