Yongsak Tantipidoke seeks an explanation for the recent revival of local healing in Northern Thailand and how this kind of healing has survived and been adapted over time to serve the needs of local people. Tantipidoke hereby analyses the role of traditional healing in resolving health problems related to HIV and AIDS, and tries to ascertain the effectivess of this form of healing by taking into account the perspectives of local healers and patients.
Y. Tantipidoke, Local Healing in Northern Thailand: An Anthropological Study of its Effectiveness.
Prof. J.M. Richters
Dr H.C.F. ten Brummelhuis
Dr K. Chuengsatiansup (Health Systems Research Institute, Thailand)
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