Complementary and alternative medicine is not a regular medical care. Complementary medicine is used with regular medical treatment. Alternative medicine is used substitute of regular medical treatment. Regular or standard treatments are proved from the scientific researches. Complaints about the Complementary and alternative medicine treatment given about their assistance are believing, but we really not knowing approach how itâs safer and whether itâs giving positive response or not. Research is going on to find out safety and efficacy of CAM practices which related to cancer. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information.The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
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