Gustav J. Dobos

Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Gustav Dobos, an M.D. degree holder, has been the Director of the Department for Internal and Integrative Medicine at Essen-Mitte Clinics, Essen, Germany, since 1999. Besides doing research projects in classical naturopathy, mind/body medicine, and traditional Chinese medicine, he has treated more than 20000 patients according to the principles of integrative medicine and is one of the most experienced specialists in this field worldwide. In October 2004, Dobos was selected as the Head of the first Chair for complementary and integrative medicine at the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany. He has over 120 publications in peer-reviewed scientific/medical journals and authored books on subjects of complementary and integrative medicine. Dr. Dobos has conducted a number of randomized trials on mind/body medicine, acupuncture, and integrative medicine in oncology and is a Senior Author of a number of upcoming Cochrane Reviews. His ongoing studies evaluate the effectiveness of complementary medicine and mind/body oriented treatments in cancer patients.

Biography Updated on 31 October 2012

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