Andrew Vickers, PhD | Authors

Articles

Prevalence of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Cancer Patients

October 01, 2001

Interest in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has grown dramatically over the past several years. Cancer patients are always looking for new hope, and many have turned to nontraditional means. This study was

Cancer, Unproven Therapies, and Magic

September 01, 2000

Commonly used by cancer patients, unproven therapies are treatments that the practitioner claims can alter the disease process although there is no proof to support the claim. The reasons for the popularity of uproven