Classification

The International Journal on Complementary & Alternative Medicine provides a global platform for discussion, perspectives and research on healing resources that encompasses all health systems, modalities, and practices and their accompanying theories and beliefs, that are not politically dominant in a particular society or it may as well include all such ideas and practices are self-defined by their users as treating illness, preventing or promoting health and well-being. These modalities can be broadly categorized under Manipulative and body-based practices, energy medicine, mind-body medicine, biologically based practices. Many ancient civilizations employ age-old practices involving complementary medicine. In a broader sense this journal effectively highlights the interventions and the resources which capable of complementing or replacing conventional therapies emphasizing research that investigates the biological mechanisms of action, their efficacy, safety, costs, patterns of implementation. To mention some of the complementary and alternative medicine tools: hypnotherapy, massage therapy, chiropractic care, magnet therapy, Reiki, meditation, tai chi, music therapy, herbal supplements, acupuncture, dietary supplements, probiotics and many more. The Journal is responsible for the dissemination and development of alternative medical therapy, as well as the investigation and research of the scientific foundation of these techniques.

Classification:

  • Acupuncture
  • Anthroposophic Medicine
  • Aromatherapy
  • Art, Dance and Music
  • Ayurveda
  • Biofeedback
  • Biofield Therapies
  • Body Manipulation
  • Chinese medicine
  • Chiropractic
  • Curriculum development, educational system and competency of complementary health programs
  • Dietary Limitation
  • Efficacy and safety of complementary therapies
  • Electromagnetic Fields
  • Energy Therapies
  • Evidence-based medicine and practice, including evidence of traditional use
  • Feldenkrais or Alexander Technique
  • Gerson Therapy
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Homeopathic Medicine
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Innovation in CAM Curriculum
  • Integrative Biophysics
  • Integrative medicine
  • Kinesiology
  • Macrobiotics
  • Massage Therapy
  • Meditation
  • Megavitamins
  • Methodologies on research and evaluation of traditional medicines and herbal products
  • Mind-Body Medicine
  • Native American Healing Practices
  • Naturopathy
  • Neurostimulation
  • Nutrition and Dietary Supplements
  • Osteopathy
  • Psychotherapy Botanical Medicine
  • Qigong
  • Quality, efficacy, and safety of natural health products, dietary supplements, traditional medicines and their synthetic duplicates
  • Reflexology
  • Reiki
  • Religion, Faith Healing and Prayer
  • Rolfing
  • Siddha Medicine
  • Spiritual Healing or Religious Healing
  • Subtle Energies and Energy Medicine
  • Tai Chi
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Visualization and Guided Imagery
  • Yoga