Table 6. Reasons for complementary medicine use


To heal their illnesses 60.5
To increase the body strength 52.7
To decrease the pain 7.3
To decrease the nausea 7.3
To decrease the side effects of the chemotherapy 5.5
More than one reason 31.0

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