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Descriptor English:   Naturopathy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Naturopatía 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Naturopatia 
Synonyms English:   Medicine, Naturopathic
Naturopathic Medicine  
Tree Number:   E02.190.655
Definition English:   A drugless system of therapy, making use of physical forces such as air, light, water, heat, massage. Treatments are often diet- and nutrition-oriented with attention given to the patient's personal history and lifestyle. (From Cassileth, Alternative Medicine Handbook, 1998, p329) 
See Related English:   Herbal Medicine
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   9516 
Unique Identifier:   D009324 

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