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Complementary Therapies – Considerations Before Recommend, Tolerate or Proscribe Them

By Roberta de Medeiros and Marcelo Saad

Submitted: January 3rd 2012Reviewed: June 4th 2012Published: October 17th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/50446

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