Definitions for "Complementary medicine"
a term used to describe approaches to health care that are outside the realm of and are used along with conventional medical treatment. The key issue is whether the complimentary treatment interferes with the patient's conventional medical treatment. Examples are diet and herbal supplements, aroma therapy, and massage.
The practice of medicine that combines traditional medicine with alternative medicine.
A combination of alternative and allopathic medicine. Complementary Medicine uses remedies that are deemed safe and effective by allopathic medicines.