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Who’s confused about alternative medicine?

Professor Edzard Ernst, the UK's first professor of complementary medicine, gets lots of exposure for his often overtly negative views on complementary medicine. He's become the media's favourite resource for a view on this controversial subject. Yesterday's report by Barbara Rowlands in the Daily Mail (Complementary medicines are useless and dangerous, says Britain's foremost expert, 12 December 2006) is par for the course.