Tag : edzard ernst
Why is complementary medicine so popular? Subscription
Anyone who has followed this blog knows that complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) remains a hotly debated and divisive subject.
What is Ernst's Law? Subscription
It was Andy Lewis, a fellow blogger, who first formulated a notion which he called ‘Ernst’s law’.
What are the core values of integrated medicine? Subscription
...and how 'valuable' is it?
Twelve reasons people take an anti-vaccine stance Subscription
for many years, there has been a vocal movement protesting against immunizations
The Chinese are giving up their own medicine Subscription
China have published a comparison of Chinese hospitals practicing traditional Chinese medicine and those practising conventional Western medicine.edz
Safety reporting in CAM studies is inadequate Subscription
Patients often view treatments which are 'natural' as devoid of risks.
Most of my readers are healthcare professionals of some type or another, and as such, we all have a lot in common
Problems with Chinese acupuncture trials Subscription
A recent systematic review included 44 trials of acupuncture as a treatment of obesity
Physiotherapists and complementary therapies Subscription
I sometimes receive correspondence from people who think that I unfairly target certain groups of alternative practitioners
Integrated oncology is en vogue, but is it useful? Subscription
Could it be that it is more hype than healing?