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Naturopathy MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Naturopathy
Tree Number(s)
E02.190.655
Unique ID
D009324
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009324
Scope Note
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)
Entry Term(s)
Medicine, Naturopathic
See Also
Herbal Medicine
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Naturopathy Preferred
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