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Table 2 Frequency of health professional’s recorded recommendations for initiating or ceasing CMs during the inpatient stay in the study cohort

From: Complementary medicine use among Australian patients in an acute hospital setting: an exploratory, cross sectional study

Health Professional TypeNo. of CMs InitiatedNo. of CMs CeasedTotal Changes to CMs
Unknown5552107 (67.7%)
Doctor31738 (24.1%)
Dietitian707 (4.4%)
Pharmacist235 (3.2%)
Nurse011 (0.6%)