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J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2018 Nov 3. pii: S1083-3188(18)30351-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpag.2018.10.011. [Epub ahead of print]

"Complementary Medicine": Complementary and alternative health approaches in pediatric and adolescent gynecology.

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Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine, Child Life & Integrative Care, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. Electronic address: frank.biro@cchmc.org.
2
Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine, Child Life & Integrative Care, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Abstract

Complementary and alternative health care approaches are prevalent in the patients and families served by practitioners in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. This paper addresses gaps in knowledge, including new terminology, prevalence of use, rates of and reasons behind nondisclosure, and potential interactions of herbal products with prescribed medication. It closes with practical complementary health approaches to the adolescent with dysmenorrhea.

PMID:
30399399
DOI:
10.1016/j.jpag.2018.10.011

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