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integrative medicine

n.
A holistic system of healthcare delivery characterized by a combination of traditional and complementary medical practices, emphasis on the mental and spiritual as well as the physical well-being of the patient, and the view that collaboration between healthcare provider and recipient is a key element in the healing process.
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He was a member of the Institute for Functional Medicine, the International College of Integrative Medicine, and part of the OMA Complementary and Integrative Medicine Interest Group.
The American Association of Integrative Medicine is an institution of doctors who emphasize the absolute best care possible for each and every patient through the continued development of integrative medicine.
Integrative fellowships and certification programs emerged, and some practitioners went as far as pushing for formal recognition of integrative medicine as a distinct medical specialty.
At its essence, integrative medicine is a patient-centered philosophy of personalized care that integrates evidenced-informed Western medical services and complementary modalities.
5 million to expand Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota's Pain, Palliative and Integrative Medicine program into a new one-of-a-kind center.
Anderson Integrative Medicine Program's Eighth Annual Oncology Training Conference for Acupuncturists in Houston, Texas, July 18-20.
Abu Dhabi's Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC) has signed a leasing agreement for an integrative medicine and wellness centre in Saadiyat Island's The Collection retail complex.
An interesting evening was held at the Alfred Centre featuring Professor George Lewith, an integrative medicine doctor who established the Centre for Complementary and Integrative Medicine in Southampton, UK.
This included an overall categorization of integrative medicine as well as specific information describing dietary and nutritional supplement guidelines, physical fitness, stress management, and other approaches.
Pharmaca last year established an Integrative Health Advisory Board to help educate the public, health care professionals and the media about the safe and effective use of integrative medicine.
A textbook on integrative medicine demands some authority and this book lives up to its title.
Duke Integrative Medicine is considered to be the first facility designed solely for the combined practice of alternative treatments and conventional medicine.

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