This page contains links to resources you can use to search for information in the Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) area.
Complementary and alternative medicine is defined as "a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not presently considered to be part of conventional medicine....The list of what is considered to be CAM changes continually, as those therapies that are proven to be safe and effective become adopted into conventional health care and as new approaches to health care emerge."*
*What Is Complementary and Alternative Medicine? http://nccam.nih.gov/health/whatiscam/#1
We acknowledge Susan Kaplan Jacobs, MLS, MA, RN, AHIP at NYU Libraries for assistance with this site.
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