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The rising popularity of complementary medicine : perspectives from the field

Rogers, Sandra (2010) The rising popularity of complementary medicine : perspectives from the field. Other Degree thesis, Victoria University.

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Abstract

Over the past three decades we have witnessed a paradigm shift in relation to the management of disease and illness. Consumers have led one of the greatest revolutions as they take a more active role with their health issues. This study set out to examine why the shift to natural medicine has occurred during that time. The focus of this study is to give a voice to a small group of professionals who have contributed to the development of the natural therapies‘ profession in Australia.

Item Type: Thesis (Other Degree thesis)
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Doctor of Education

Uncontrolled Keywords: complementary medicine, alternative medicine, natural medicine, traditional medicine, natural health, health profession, health professionals, healthcare professionals, natural health profession
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1104 Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Education
Depositing User: VU Library
Date Deposited: 20 Mar 2011 22:16
Last Modified: 23 May 2013 16:46
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/15999
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