D. COMPLEMENTARY AND INTEGRATIVE MODALITIES

143. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is defined as:

  1. Standard treatment
  2. Treatment that should not be used, as it has not been studied
  3. A group of diverse medical and healthcare systems, practices, and products that are not considered a part of conventional medicine
  4. A group of diverse medical and healthcare systems, practices, and products that should always be used with standard treatment

144. Complementary therapies that have demonstrated preliminary evidence in the treatment of cancer related fatigue include:

  1. Yoga, massage, melatonin, rhubarb
  2. Yoga, relaxation, healing touch, ginseng
  3. Yoga, St. John’s wort, black cohosh, vitamin B6
  4. Yoga, TENS, Lactobacillus acidophilus, ginseng

145.

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