A forthright rebellion against the philosophical and clinical orientations of scientific medicine has occurred in the United States during the 1970s. This rebellion includes a growing number of people engaged in self-care practices in attempts to alter their health status through “lifestyle” adjustments, as well as a diverse amalgamation of practitioners (both medical and otherwise), who offer a wide range of therapies outside the mainstream of modern medical practice. Holistic health care has lately become the rubric under which these therapies are grouped.
Research Article|June 01 1980
Health Policy Implications of the Holistic Health Movement
J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (3): 535-553.
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J. Warren Salmon, Howard S. Berliner; Health Policy Implications of the Holistic Health Movement. J Health Polit Policy Law 1 June 1980; 5 (3): 535–553. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/03616878-5-3-535
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