Alternative medicine: Learning exercises

Last updated: Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Alternative medicine quizzes

There is a quiz to help reinforce your learning about alternative medicine here.  You can look things up if you need to. Please select 'practice' as your game mode then click Start Game. There is also a quiz on the safety of alternative medicines here.

Real clinical problems: Alternative medicine

Look at these real clinical problems and decide what further questions you’d ask and where you would look for information.
When you’re ready, here are our suggested answers. Do you agree? If you want to, you could talk to your tutor or a colleague about them or record them as a CPD exercise.

Do an enquiry in a Medicines Information (MI) centre

Finally, if you have access to the MiCAL training package (subscription required) you may like to undertake question numbers 8 and 10 in its database of example enquiries, which are alternative medicine scenarios.