Select Committee on Science and Technology Sixth Report



AMRCAssociation of Medical Research Charities
BMABritish Medical Association
CAMComplementary and alternative medicine ("CAMs" is sometimes used as shorthand for "complementary and alternative therapies")
CHICommission for Health Improvement
CISCOMCentralised Information Service for Complementary Medicine
CSMCommittee on Safety of Medicines
EMEAEuropean Agency for the Evaluation of Medicinal Products
ESCOPEuropean Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy
EUEuropean Union
FIMFoundation for Integrated Medicine
GCCGeneral Chiropractic Council
GMCGeneral Medical Council
GOsCGeneral Osteopathic Council
GPGeneral Practitioner
HImPHealth Improvement Plan
MCAMedicines Control Agency
MRCMedical Research Council
NCCAMUS National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
NHSNational Health Service
NICENational Institute for Clinical Excellence
NIHUS National Institutes of Health
PAGBProprietary Association of Great Britain
PCGPrimary Care Group
PCTPrimary Care Trust
RCCMResearch Council for Complementary Medicine
RCTRandomised Controlled Trial
R&DResearch and development
SSMSpecial Study Module
TLCTender loving care
UKCCUK Central Council for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting
DNADeoxyribonucleic acid

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