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355 result(s) for 'yoga' within BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies

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  1. Evidence suggests yoga is a safe and effective intervention for ... heterogeneity in the components and reporting of clinical yoga trials impedes both the generalization of study ... key components for the design...

    Authors: Lesley Ward, Simon Stebbings, Karen J Sherman, Daniel Cherkin and G David Baxter
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:196
  2. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is increasingly included within mainstream integrative healthcare (IHC) services. Health service managers are key stakeholders central to ensuring effective integra...

    Authors: Judy Singer and Jon Adams
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:167
  3. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common problem in older women that is associated with pain and disabilities. Although yoga is recommended as an exercise intervention to ... the feasibility and potential efficacy of a Ha...

    Authors: Corjena Cheung, Jean F Wyman, Barbara Resnick and Kay Savik
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:160
  4. Integrative medicine (IM) is a patient-centered, healing-oriented clinical paradigm that explicitly includes all appropriate therapeutic approaches whether they originate in conventional or complementary medic...

    Authors: Patricia M Herman, Sally E Dodds, Melanie D Logue, Ivo Abraham, Rick A Rehfeld, Amy J Grizzle, Terry F Urbine, Randy Horwitz, Robert L Crocker and Victoria H Maizes
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:132
  5. Race has been reported to affect the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), but there is very little research on the use of CAM by ethnicity in Korea. This study explores the prevalence of CAM us...

    Authors: Jung Hye Hwang, Dong Woon Han, Eun Kyung Yoo and Woon-Yong Kim
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:103
  6. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the leading cause of disability in the developed world, yet broadly effective treatments remain elusive. Up to 40% of patients with depression are unresponsive to at least tw...

    Authors: Stuart J Eisendrath, Erin P Gillung, Kevin L Delucchi, Maggie Chartier, Daniel H Mathalon, Jude C Sullivan, Zindel V Segal and Mitchell D Feldman
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:95
  7. The National Institutes of Health reported in 2007 that approximately 38% of United States adults have used at least one type of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). There are no studies available tha...

    Authors: Lisa Strouss, Amy Mackley, Ursula Guillen, David A Paul and Robert Locke
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:85
  8. Most users of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) combine it with conventional medicine. Recent risk assessment studies have shown risks of negative interactions between CAM and conventional medicine,...

    Authors: Lasse Skovgaard, Inge Kryger Pedersen and Marja Verhoef
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:59
  9. The use of complementary and alternative Medicine (CAM) has increased over the past two decades in Europe. Nonetheless, research investigating the evidence to support its use remains limited. The CAMbrella pro...

    Authors: Felix H Fischer, George Lewith, Claudia M Witt, Klaus Linde, Klaus von Ammon, Francesco Cardini, Torkel Falkenberg, Vinjar Fønnebø, Helle Johannessen, Bettina Reiter, Bernhard Uehleke, Wolfgang Weidenhammer and Benno Brinkhaus
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:46
  10. The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is widespread and high utilization rates are associated with people who have chronic conditions like hypertension which management requires adherence to ...

    Authors: Irene A Kretchy, Frances Owusu-Daaku and Samuel Danquah
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:44
  11. There is an urgent need for innovative and developmentally appropriate lifestyle interventions to promote healthy lifestyle behaviors and to prevent the early onset of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseas...

    Authors: Marc J Weigensberg, Christianne J Lane, Quintilia Ávila, Kati Konersman, Emily Ventura, Tanja Adam, Zohreh Shoar, Michael I Goran and Donna Spruijt-Metz
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:28
  12. During their reproductive years about 10% of women experience some kind of symptoms before menstruation (PMS) in a degree that affects their quality of life (QOL). Acupuncture and herbal medicine has been a re...

    Authors: Su Hee Jang, Dong Il Kim and Min-Sun Choi
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:11
  13. An increasing number of studies have documented the effectiveness of qigong exercise in helping people reduce psychological stress and anxiety, but there is a scarcity of systematic reviews evaluating evidence...

    Authors: Chong-Wen Wang, Celia HY Chan, Rainbow TH Ho, Jessie SM Chan, Siu-Man Ng and Cecilia LW Chan
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:8
  14. As breast cancer patients increasingly use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), clinical trials are needed to guide appropriate clinical use. We sought to identify socio-demographic, clinical and psyc...

    Authors: Jun J Mao, Tiffany Tan, Susan Q Li, Salimah H Meghani, Karen Glanz and Deborah Bruner
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014 14:7
  15. The use of complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) is growing in the general population. Herbal medicines are used in all countries of the world and are included in the top CAM therapies used.

    Authors: Deborah A Kennedy, Angela Lupattelli, Gideon Koren and Hedvig Nordeng
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:355
  16. The 2002, 2007, and 2012 complementary medicine questionnaires fielded on the National Health Interview Survey provide the most comprehensive data on complementary medicine available for the United States. The...

    Authors: Barbara J Stussman, Christina D Bethell, Caroline Gray and Richard L Nahin
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:328
  17. The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and complementary and alternative therapies (CAT) during pregnancy is increasing. Scientific evidence for CAM and CAT in the field of obstetrics mainly c...

    Authors: Ester Muñoz-Sellés, Antoni Vallès-Segalés and Josefina Goberna-Tricas
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:318
  18. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is commonly used in China for the management of coronary artery disease (CAD). However, few studies have been conducted to investigate the prevalence, perceived eff...

    Authors: Fu-Yong Chu, Xue Yan, Ze Zhang, Xing-Jiang Xiong, Jie Wang and Hong-Xu Liu
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:287
  19. The stress of a breast cancer diagnosis and its treatment can produce a variety of psychosocial sequelae including impaired immune responses. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a structured complementar...

    Authors: Elisabeth Kenne Sarenmalm, Lena B Mårtensson, Stig B Holmberg, Bengt A Andersson, Anders Odén and Ingrid Bergh
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:248
  20. Obesity is associated with knee pain and is an independent predictor of incident knee osteoarthritis (OA); increased pain with movement often leads patients to adopt sedentary lifestyles to avoid pain. Detaile...

    Authors: Kate L Lapane, Shibing Yang, Rachel Jawahar, Timothy McAlindon and Charles B Eaton
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:241
  21. While older adults may seek care for low back pain (LBP) from both medical doctors (MDs) and doctors of chiropractic (DCs), co-management between these providers is uncommon. The purposes of this study were to...

    Authors: Kevin J Lyons, Stacie A Salsbury, Maria A Hondras, Mark E Jones, Andrew A Andresen and Christine M Goertz
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:225
  22. Yoga seems to be an effective means to ... variety of internalmedicine conditions. While characteristics of yoga users have beeninvestigated in the general population, ... known about predictors ofyoga use and ba...

    Authors: Holger Cramer, Romy Lauche, Jost Langhorst, Anna Paul, Andreas Michalsen and Gustav Dobos
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:172
  23. In order to effectively target and provide individualised patient support strategies it is crucial to have a comprehensive picture of those presenting for services. The purpose of this study was to determine t...

    Authors: Bonnie J Furzer, Kemi E Wright, Anna S Petterson, Karen E Wallman, Timothy R Ackland and David JL Joske
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:169
  24. Limited study on the use of complementary alternative medicine (CAM) among patients with diabetes mellitus (DM), particularly in primary -care settings. This study seeks to understand the prevalence, types, ex...

    Authors: Siew Mooi Ching, Zainul Amiruddin Zakaria, Fuziah Paimin and Mehrdad Jalalian
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:148
  25. Chronic pain affects nearly 116 million American adults at an estimated cost of up to $635 billion annually and is the No. 1 condition for which patients seek care at integrative medicine clinics. In our Study...

    Authors: Donald I Abrams, Rowena Dolor, Rhonda Roberts, Constance Pechura, Jeffery Dusek, Sandi Amoils, Steven Amoils, Kevin Barrows, Joel S Edman, Joyce Frye, Erminia Guarneri, Ben Kligler, Daniel Monti, Myles Spar and Ruth Q Wolever
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:146
  26. Distressed individuals in Korea may benefit from the practice of mind–body exercises such as Qigong. However, the effectiveness of such techniques needs to be investigated.

    Authors: Eun-Young Hwang, Sun-Yong Chung, Jae-Heung Cho, Mi-Yeon Song, Sehyun Kim and Jong-Woo Kim
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:113
  27. Chronic work-related stress is an independent risk factor for cardiometabolic diseases and associated mortality, particularly when compounded by a sedentary work environment. The purpose of this study was to d...

    Authors: Birinder S Cheema, Angelique Houridis, Lisa Busch, Verena Raschke-Cheema, Geoff W Melville, Paul W Marshall, Dennis Chang, Bianca Machliss, Chris Lonsdale, Julia Bowman and Ben Colagiuri
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:82
  28. Elevated stress can exacerbate cancer symptom severity, and after completion of primary cancer treatments, many individuals continue to have significant distress. Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery (MBCR) is an 8-...

    Authors: Kristin A Zernicke, Tavis S Campbell, Michael Speca, Kelley McCabe-Ruff, Steven Flowers, Dale A Dirkse and Linda E Carlson
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:34
  29. The number of older adults participating in yoga has increased dramatically in recent years; yet, the physical demands associated with yoga performance have not been reported. The primary aim of the Yoga Empowers...

    Authors: Man-Ying Wang, Sean S-Y Yu, Rami Hashish, Sachithra D Samarawickrame, Leslie Kazadi, Gail A Greendale and George Salem
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:8
  30. The growing body of data on prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) usage means there is a need to standardize measurement on an international level. An international team has published a qu...

    Authors: Meike Lo Re, Stefan Schmidt and Corina Güthlin
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:259
  31. Tinnitus, the perception of sound in absence of an external acoustic source, impairs the quality of life in 2% of the population. Since in most cases causal treatment is not possible, the majority of therapeut...

    Authors: Peter M Kreuzer, Monika Goetz, Maria Holl, Martin Schecklmann, Michael Landgrebe, Susanne Staudinger and Berthold Langguth
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:235
  32. To better understand how CAM providers view and respond to their patients’ expectations of a particular therapy, we conducted 32 semi-structured, qualitative interviews with acupuncturists, chiropractors, massage...

    Authors: Lisa M Schafer, Clarissa Hsu, Emery Rose Eaves, Cheryl Ritenbaugh, Judith Turner, Daniel C Cherkin, Colette Sims and Karen J Sherman
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:234
  33. The overall prevalence of complementary medicine (CM) use among adults in the United States with diabetes has been examined both in representative national samples and in more restricted populations. However, ...

    Authors: Richard L Nahin, Danita Byrd-Clark, Barbara J Stussman and Nilesh Kalyanaraman
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:193
  34. Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) is frequently used for pain conditions. While systematic reviews on MBSR for chronic pain have been conducted, there are no reviews for specific pain conditions. There...

    Authors: Holger Cramer, Heidemarie Haller, Romy Lauche and Gustav Dobos
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:162
  35. Ayurveda, the traditional Indian system of medicine has given great emphasis to the promotion of health. Rasayana is one of the eight branches of Ayurveda which refers to rejuvenant therapy. It has been report...

    Authors: Kanive Parashiva Guruprasad, Advait Subramanian, Vikram Jeet Singh, Raghavendra Sudheer Kumar Sharma, Puthiya Mundyat Gopinath, Vikash Sewram, Panniyampilly Madhavankutty Varier and Kapaettu Satyamoorthy
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:113
  36. Assisted reproductive technologies (ART) are increasingly utilised for resolving difficulties conceiving. These technologies are expensive to both the public purse and the individual consumers. Acupuncture is ...

    Authors: Caroline A Smith, Suzanne Grant, Jane Lyttleton and Suzanne Cochrane
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:88
  37. The extent to which racial differences exist in use of treatments for osteoarthritis (OA) is debatable. The purpose of this study was to describe the differences between African Americans (AA) and Caucasian Am...

    Authors: Shibing Yang, Rachel Jawahar, Timothy E McAlindon, Charles B Eaton and Kate L Lapane
    Citation: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:86