Other links

Bandolier http://www.medicine.ox.ac.uk/bandolier/: articles on healthcare evidence, including a few on acupuncture. Little published since 2007, though the back issues are all freely available

CAM-Cancer www.cam-cancer.org: evidence-based articles synthesizing the best available research on CAM interventions.

Evidence-based medicine toolkit http://www.ebm.med.ualberta.ca/ebm.html: from the University of Alberta; provides links to various useful sites for identifying, assessing and applying evidence

The James Lind Alliance (JLA) www.lindalliance.org :  it brings patients, carers and clinicians together to identify and prioritise the top uncertainties, or 'unanswered questions', about the effects of treatments that they agree are most important. This feeds into UK health research funding

Karolinska Institute http://www.integrativecare.se/:  Important centre for  research and education in CAM and integrative medicine

National Centre for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) Resources for Health Care Providers www.nccam.nih.gov/health/providers: various research reports and reviews

Centre for Optimal Integration http://optimalintegration.org/project-pihta/knowledge-base/enhance-patient-experience.php. Knowledge base on enhancing the patient experience

Pharmacist Schools http://pharmacistschools.org/resources/. Various resources for pharmacy professional including medical journals and information for 25 different clinical areas.