FEATUREComplementary and Alternative Medicine Nurse Practitioner Education and PracticeNottingham, Erin N. MSN, FNPAuthor Information Graduate of the Pacific Lutheran University School of Nursing, Tacoma, Wash. Corresponding author: Erin N. Nottingham, MSN, FNP, 13428 156th St Ct E, Puyallup, WA 98374 (e-mail: [email protected]). Holistic Nursing Practice: September 2006 - Volume 20 - Issue 5 - p 242-246 Buy Abstract The purpose of this article is to examine the current literature surrounding nurse practitioner knowledge and use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Its use has increased over the last few decades, yet few healthcare practitioners ask their patients about CAM. Nurse practitioners need to be capable of addressing this use. © 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.