Assaulting alternative medicine: Worthwhile or witch hunt?

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Fresh from its successes in the United Kingdom, the campaign to close down complementary and alternative medicine courses at universities is moving down under. A new group called the Friends of Science in Medicine wants to stop what it calls “pseudoscience” on campus, and vice chancellors at many of Australia’s universities are in its sights. So is this a reasonable reassertion of scientific principles or a bellicose, tribal attack on the competition?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e1075
JournalBritish Medical Journal
Issue number7844
Publication statusPublished - 15 Feb 2012
Externally publishedYes


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