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EPMA J. 2011 Mar;2(1):5-7. doi: 10.1007/s13167-011-0065-2. Epub 2011 Feb 19.

Why we need integrative medicine.

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Observatory and Methods for Health, Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy ; Via Siepelunga, 36/12, 40141 Bologna, Italy.

Abstract

Over the last few years the scientific debate on Non Conventional Medicines and their integration with the academic or dominant medicine in our western society has activated a cultural transformation process. This article discusses the main reasons of the need for an integration between the supposed only scientific, mainstream medicine and other cheaper, more holistic, more person-centred expertise.

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