"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 experience of being an Anishinabe man healer: ancient healing in a modern world. J Cult Divers. 2008; 16(2):70-5.
The experience of being an Anishinabe man healer: ancient healing in a modern world. J Cult Divers. 2008; 15(2):70-5.
Being healed by an indigenous traditional healer: sacred healing stories of Native Americans. Part II. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2005 May; 11(2):78-86.
Cardiovascular disease research in Native Americans. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2005 May-Jun; 20(3):155-61.
Traditional indigenous healing: Part I. Complement Ther Nurs Midwifery. 2004 Aug; 10(3):141-9.
Use of biomedical services and traditional healing options among American Indians: sociodemographic correlates, spirituality, and ethnic identity. Med Care. 2004 Jul; 42(7):670-9.
The experience of indigenous traditional healing and cancer. Integr Cancer Ther. 2004 Mar; 3(1):13-23.
The antimicrobial properties of chile peppers (Capsicum species) and their uses in Mayan medicine. J Ethnopharmacol. 1996 Jun; 52(2):61-70.