Complementary therapies and childhood cancer.

TitleComplementary therapies and childhood cancer.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsMyers, C, Stuber ML, Bonamer-Rheingans JI, Zeltzer LK
JournalCancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center
Volume12
Issue3
Pagination172-80
Date Published2005 Jul
ISSN1073-2748
KeywordsChild, Clinical Trials as Topic, Complementary Therapies, Decision Making, Humans, Neoplasms, Parent-Child Relations, Physician-Patient Relations, Prognosis
Abstract

The use of complementary and alternative therapies by children with cancer is common. Up to 84% of children have used complementary therapies along with conventional medical treatment for cancer.

DOI10.1111/j.1469-8986.2012.01383.x
Alternate JournalCancer Control