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Complementary and Alternative Approaches to Improving Comfort and Access

  • Asad Ghiasuddin
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Abstract

You are the attending child psychiatrist on the pediatric consultation-liaison service at the children’s hospital in an urban, cosmopolitan city. As part of your duties you routinely round with the hematology-oncology service to introduce yourself to the new patients and their families, and you follow up with established patients who may be hospitalized.

Keywords

Complementary and alternative medicine Traditional medicine Culture Cross culture Global health 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of MedicineHonoluluUSA

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