Dr Andrew Weil is a strong advocate for integration of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) into medical training and practice.1,2 The purpose of this communication is to respond to a recent position paper on this topic that he coauthored with Snyderman.3 I believe that the rationale they present for integrative medicine is unconvincing, and their depiction of its principles and practices is misleading.
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