Acupuncture, chiropractic and osteopathy use in Australia: a national population survey
- Eastern Approaches to Clinical Therapy. De Soriano, Gretchen // Positive Health;Jun2002, Issue 77, p14
Presents several eastern techniques to clinical therapy. Importance of careful consideration in giving herbal formula to a pregnant patient; Integration of complementary therapies from the traditional Asian medicine and osteopathy; Factors to consider in the selection of complementary medicine.
- Parental Perceptions of the Therapeutic Effect from Osteopathic Manipulation or Acupuncture in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy. Duncan, B.; Barton, L.; Edmonds, D.; Blashill, B.M. // Clinical Pediatrics;May2004, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p349
Fifty children were involved in a randomized, controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of either osteopathic manipulation or acupuncture as a 6-month therapeutic adjunct for children with spastic cerebral palsy. Exit interviews were used to obtain parental perceptions and form the basis of...
- The Osteopaths Bill. Maxwell, Robert J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/12/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6892, p1556
Focuses on the osteopathy bill in Great Britain. Prescription of professional training on sickness care; Reform on the act governing professions supplementary to medicine; Acceptability of standards of competence and personal behavior.
- inner self. Allardice, Pamela // Australian Women's Weekly;Jul2002, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p145
Provides information on body therapeutics. Alternative remedies for gout; Effectiveness of osteopathy.
- A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE. Halvorsen, Richard // Pulse;2/8/2007, Vol. 67 Issue 5, p46
The article presents the author's view on the use of alternative therapies to treat common ailments in Great Britain. He states that the therapies he often use or recommend are the osteopathy, chiropractic, acupuncture, homoeopathy and herbal medicine. Condition such as osteoarthritis and...
- Belgium is to regulate complementary medicine. Watson, Rory // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);05/22/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7195, p1372
Reports on the formal recognition of the four complimentary medicine in Belgium, namely acupuncture, homeopathy, osteopathy and chiropractic. Reasons for the clarification of the status of these alternative medicine; Steps to be taken to ensure the proper regulation of the complimentary...
- Developing and Evaluating Complementary Therapy Services: Part 2. Examining the Effects of Treatment on Health Status. Richardson, Janet // Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine;Aug2001, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p315
Objectives: To investigate the effect on patient health status of an outpatient service providing acupuncture, osteopathy, and homeopathy. Design: Pragmatic quasiexperimental design with waiting-list control group. Setting: A district general hospital in the United Kingdom. Subjects: All...
- Doctor doctor give me the news. Cohen, Sharon // Shape;Aug96, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p98
Reports on the results of the author's investigation into alternative therapies. Chiropractic; Acupuncture and Oriental medicine; Osteopathy; Naturopathy; General guide to the treatments that reputable practitioners in each of the alternative therapies may recommend for various conditions.
- Government Survey Examines Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine. // American Family Physician;1/15/2009, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p92
The article reports on a survey under the 2007 U.S. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) concerning the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Results show that 38% of adults and nearly 12% of children have used CAM therapies which range from acupuncture to herbal...