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Evaluating the Economics of Complementary and Integrative Medicine

Patricia M. Herman
2013 Global Advances in Health and Medicine  
The first is as a direct replacement for the usual conventional therapy for a condition.  ...  ) and is considering whether to change this situation (eg, by adding coverage for a new procedure or replacing one therapy with another).  ... 
doi:10.7453/gahmj.2013.002 pmid:24416664 pmcid:PMC3833528 fatcat:m7yms6vferhiha2h7ufriti3ke

Generation Y-Turnover: A Complementary Fit Perspective

Abdelbaset Queiri, Araby Madbouly
2017 Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies  
This paper serves the purpose to respond to such queries by investigating the factors contributing to Generation Y employees' Turnover from a complementary fit perspective.  ...  This is a better surrogate of the existed anecdotal information. Furthermore, this study informs HR Managers that stereotyping the findings from Western context may be treated with caution.  ...  They expect a workplace that provides a balance between life's and family's responsibilities with work, besides preferences of convenient working hours that suit their life schedule.  ... 
doi:10.22610/jebs.v9i1.1574 fatcat:ezjjst4bx5betdksywoprnlimu

Evidence-Based Complementary Medicine. State of the Evidence · Methodological Challenges. Intenrnational Congress on Clinical Research and Quality Management in Complementary Medicine, Munich, April 6 to 8, 2000 – Abstracts

2000 Complementary Medicine Research  
Becoming`evidence-based' will require a critical attitude and a willingness to replace old theories and practices with new.  ...  The first involves drawing together a summary of, inter alia, the principles and practices that differentiate CAM from conventional medicine, their alternative and/or complementary nature, the notions  ...  This pilot study aimed to investigate whether Hypericum perforatum could relieve symptoms of PMS in a small group of women in order to establish a hypothesis and to test methods for conducting a future  ... 
doi:10.1159/000057170 fatcat:yh3r63cfobbg5oz3assasze24q

CAMbrella – Complementary Medicine Research in Europe

Harald Walach
2012 Forschende Komplementärmedizin  
Riddervold and Å. Sohlén.  ...  Our recommendation includes the formation of a centralised EU CAM research centre with the responsibility of operationalising the CAMbrella recommendations in collaboration with selected EU member states  ...  meta-analysis.  ... 
doi:10.1159/000345309 pmid:23883937 fatcat:aarfef3p4bdvreqvjiq3ctaj2a

Complementary and Alternative Medicine for the Treatment of Obesity: A Critical Review

Alireza Esteghamati, Tina Mazaheri, Mona Vahidi Rad, Sina Noshad
2015 International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism  
Despite a multiplex of available diet and exercise programs for losing and maintaining weight, over the past years, interest in the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for obesity treatment  ...  Obesity and its associated morbidities pose a major health hazard to the public.  ...  Conclusions Complementary and alternative medicine is an umbrella term used to describe a wide array of treatment strategies that, by definition, do not conform to the principles and ideas of western medicine  ... 
doi:10.5812/ijem.19678 pmid:25892995 pmcid:PMC4386228 fatcat:lclsnamgj5cabc547n5xycaieu

Ethical Evaluation of Clinical Research on Complementary and Alternative Medicine [chapter]

Omur Sayligil
2020 Evidence-based Medicine [Working Title]  
Traditional medicine (TM) as well as complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) practices have been used more frequently; since modern medicine has gravitated toward a dehumanistic situation due to the  ...  Accordingly, the definition, "traditional and complementary medicine," has come to the fore [2].  ...  respective ethics committees and explains the details and principles of the traditional and complementary medicine practices clinical research that is carried out or scheduled to be conducted in Turkey  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.93094 fatcat:scn3sw2ovnc5fkp2bk77q7w5eu

Comparing complementary health centres in the UK and Europe that use a combination of therapies

S. Croke
2010 Complementary Therapies in Medicine  
upon ethnographic principles.  ...  recovery, demanding it provide a credible and accessible alternative to supplement or replace their mainstream care.  ...  The study will run for a maximum of 1 month in 4 Complementary Health Centres from different countries within Europe. This Centre is scheduled to participate between (insert relevant dates).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ctim.2010.05.028 fatcat:l4l22wiwerhodgnahg7mlaqfxa

Clinical Application of Computer-Aided Diagnostic System for Harmonious Introduction of Complementary Dialysis Therapy

Abdullah Al. Mamun, Hiroyuki Hamada, Tomokazu Karino, Shinji Namoto, Akihiro C. Yamashita, Makoto Ishizaki, Masahiro Okamoto
2008 Open Biomedical Engineering Journal  
The clinical implementation of this methodology is indispensable with regard to expanding the therapeutic monitoring system for renal replacement therapy.  ...  To realize a harmonious introduction of the CD therapy, this study developed a useful index (KAu/c), which evaluates both therapeutic efficiency and degeneration of peritoneal tissue.  ...  In Table 5 , the relationship between the weekly regimen and the therapeutic efficiency can be seen, with R1 scheduled for 7 days of PD, R2 scheduled for one day of HD and then a dialysis holiday after  ... 
doi:10.2174/1874120700802010010 pmid:19662111 pmcid:PMC2701068 fatcat:hberc5brkfhonkge4cj4elwese

Complementary Learning: Piloting a Blended Format for Canadian Composition Courses

Jordan Stouck
2019 Canadian Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning  
This paper describes a pilot blended learning format for a first-year genre-based Canadian composition course.  ...  It measures responses to the online learning materials and hybrid class schedule by comparing student writing skill perception questionnaires, teaching evaluation questionnaires, and written assignments  ...  Another student similarly commented that, "The blended schedule was a good learning tool, it allowed for individual work just like it will be like after the class is over" and a third noted that the "'  ... 
doi:10.5206/cjsotl-rcacea.2019.1.7992 fatcat:cohyduudyvcu7an7tlu3iafgwq

Efficacy of Chinese Herbal Medicine as an Adjunctive Therapy on in-Hospital Mortality in Patients with Acute Kidney Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Tuo Chen, Libin Zhan, Zhiwei Fan, Lizhi Bai, Yi Song, Xiaoguang Lu
2016 Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine  
CHM as an adjunctive therapy is associated with a decreased risk of in-hospital mortality compared with WT in patients with AKI.  ...  In the primary outcome of meta-analysis, pooled outcome of in-hospital mortality showed that patients randomly assigned to CHM treatment group were associated with low risk of in-hospital mortality compared  ...  The principles of WT for preventing acute kidney injury are to remove or treat the trigger, to maintain homoeostasis, and to set up extracorporeal renal replacement therapy.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2016/7592705 pmid:27127528 pmcid:PMC4834165 fatcat:4j7w2t3anjejxcqrdzhxmmlglm

Add-On Complementary Medicine in Cancer Care: Evidence in Literature and Experiences of Integration

Elio Rossi, Mariella Di Stefano, Fabio Firenzuoli, Maria Monechi, Sonia Baccetti
2017 Medicines  
Results: After the review of literature and the approval of a Regional Resolution, some CM will be introduced in Cancer Departments in Tuscany to additionally treat cancer-related symptoms and side effects  ...  According to the literature an increasing number of cancer patients demand for complementary therapies during their disease.  ...  In a review and meta-analysis that examined 12 RCTs (672 women), Chen et al.  ... 
doi:10.3390/medicines4010005 pmid:28930222 pmcid:PMC5597075 fatcat:7cibsnb5jjd3ljnu76hjilaoni

Replacing Spectrum Auctions with a Spectrum Commons

Stuart Buck
2001 Social Science Research Network  
be greater if adjacent land can be put to a complementary use.  ...  principle similar to a lottery is that of rotation.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.268744 fatcat:nni5644hl5fdjh757avt2igqky

The Treatment with Complementary and Alternative Traditional Chinese Medicine for Menstrual Disorders with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Yuehui Zhang, Xiaozhu Guo, Shuting Ma, Haoyue Ma, Hang Li, Yi Wang, Zhen Qin, Xiaoke Wu, Yaguang Han, Yanhua Han, Hamid Tebyanian
2021 Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine  
Therefore, this review aims to summarize and evaluate the mechanisms and the effect of current complementary replacement therapy in the treatment of menstrual disorders caused by PCOS, so as to provide  ...  Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a frequent gynecological female endocrinopathy, characterized by chronic anovulation, hyperandrogenism, and insulin resistance (IR).  ...  Several systematic reviews on acupuncture and moxibustion for Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 7 PCOS have not yet made a comprehensive meta-analysis on the changes of menstrual  ... 
doi:10.1155/2021/6678398 pmid:34055020 pmcid:PMC8149243 fatcat:37a4cqfl2ncbfofx3rz4faoece

Effectiveness of Acupuncture in Treatment of Simple Obesity in Animal Models: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Xiao-lin Fan, Mei-ling Yu, Shu-Ping Fu, Yi Zhuang, Sheng-feng Lu
2019 Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine  
A total of 108 trials involving 5731 rats were included.  ...  Simple obesity has become a global risk to health of human beings. Acupuncture, as one of traditional Chinese medicine therapies, has been widely used in obesity treatment in recent years.  ...  Simple obesity, the obesity which links to unhealthy lifestyles while 2 Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 35 accompanied with complications, surgical treatment is a suitable complementary  ... 
doi:10.1155/2019/5459326 pmid:31391859 pmcid:PMC6662491 fatcat:rfii7ux6yzdnxjgoseo6tomw2m

Effect of Moxibustion on Inflammatory Cytokines in Animals with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Yu-mei Zhong, Bo- Cheng, Lin-lin Zhang, Wen-ting Lu, Ya-nan Shang, Hai-yan Zhou
2020 Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine  
A total of 648 articles were retrieved and 18 animal experiments were included in this study. The quality scores of the studies ranged from two to eight with a mean of 5.8.  ...  The Revman 5.3 software was used to conduct meta-analysis on the outcome indicators of the studies included. Results.  ...  As a complementary therapy, moxibustion is safe and effective for people suffering from RA to some extent.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2020/6108619 pmid:32963566 pmcid:PMC7495223 fatcat:362y5ss2ebccpi4ygrk2oeqrru
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