Post category: Mind-body; spiritual

Integrative Oncology Leaders’ Criticisms of JAMA Oncology Article on Complementary Medicine Link with Increased Risk of Death

In July 2018, Media Watch Cancer News listserv sent an article regarding a study published in JAMA Oncology.

A similar review was published in Reuters: Cancer patients using alternative medicine may skip some standard care.

Several leaders in the field of integrative oncology have since written criticisms of this study. Main points from Moshe Frankel, MD, are included here, followed by links to other commentaries.

Laura PoleNov 10, 2018