What should be obvious is ambiguous.

July 17, 2007

Integrative medicine must be bilateral in spirit and practice. Without having completed the standard course of training a physician is no more qualified to teach Traditional Chinese Medicine than an acupuncturist is qualified to teach biomedical science. The best current example of integrative medicine is a medical practice that employs qualified practitioners from each discipline to collaboratively triage the patient and integrate treatment in accordance with discipline-appropriate diagnoses.

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