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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 858246, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nep038
Original Article

Searching for Controlled Trials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: A Comparison of 15 Databases

1Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
2Faculty of Information and Media Studies, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
3Department of Information Studies, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
4Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
5Program for Assessment of Technology in Health, McMaster University, St Joseph's Healthcare, Hamilton, Canada
6Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Canada
7Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Received 31 July 2007; Accepted 7 April 2009

Copyright © 2011 Elise Cogo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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