Why women are using Complementary Medicine in their Pregnancy through a midwife's perspective

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Background: Research has found over half of Australian women surveyed use complementary and integrative therapies through their perinatal period. There is currently little evidence to support this practice, which raises the question of women's motivation for use of these therapies and the experiences they encounter.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8-8
Number of pages1
JournalAdvances in Integrative Medicine
Volume6
Issue numbersuppl 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2019
Event14th International Congress on Complementary Medicine Research: ICCMR 2019 - The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia
Duration: 7 May 201910 May 2019
http://iccmr2019.com/

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Why women are using Complementary Medicine in their Pregnancy through a midwife's perspective. / Bowman, Rebekah; Davis, Deborah; Ferguson, Sally; Taylor, Jan.

In: Advances in Integrative Medicine, Vol. 6, No. suppl 1, 05.2019, p. 8-8.

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