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What is the definition or description of: integrative medicine?

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Dr. Richard Schneider
Integrative Medicine 45 years experience
Integrative medicine: Integrative medicine combines the best of western or allopathic medicine and complementary and alternative medicine. The best outcomes are when evidence-based treatment from both modalities is used which means that there is evidence that the patient will have a beneficial outcome from the treatment. Integrative medicine attempts to heal the whole body using mind, body and spirit.

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