"Medicine, Traditional" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Systems of medicine based on cultural beliefs and practices handed down from generation to generation. The concept includes mystical and magical rituals (SPIRITUAL THERAPIES); PHYTOTHERAPY; and other treatments which may not be explained by modern medicine.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Medicine, Traditional" by people in Profiles.
The influence of traditional and complementary and alternative medicine on medication adherence in Honduras. Altern Ther Health Med. 2015 May-Jun; 21(3):26-35.
Mortality after treating severe burns with traditional Amish home remedies: a case report, literature review and ethical discussion. Burns. 2013 Mar; 39(2):e13-6.
Commentary on the management of epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa. Epilepsia. 2008 Sep; 49(9):1644-6.
Acculturation and adherence: issues for health care providers working with clients of Mexican origin. J Transcult Nurs. 2004 Oct; 15(4):331-7.
Flavonoids and traditional medicine. Prog Clin Biol Res. 1988; 280:423-39.
[Traditional medicine in the Central Plateau of Haiti. 2. Ethnopharmacologic inventory]. J Ethnopharmacol. 1986 Jul; 17(1):13-30.
[Traditional medicine in the Central Plateau of Haiti. 1. Study of the traditional therapeutic system in a rural socio-cultural area]. J Ethnopharmacol. 1986 Jul; 17(1):1-11.