Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice
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#1Masoomeh Yazdani Aliabadi (Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences)
#2Mojgan Javadnoori (Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 6
Last. Khaled Aslani (Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz)H-Index: 2
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OBJECTIVES Physical and psychological changes in most postmenopausal women tend to lower their quality of life. Various medical/psychological interventions have been applied to improve the postmenopausal quality of life. This study set out to investigate the effect of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) training on the Menopause-specific quality of life (MENQOL). METHODS This RCT was conducted on 66 postmenopausal women aged 47-62 in Iran. Participants were randomly assigned to either the ...
#1Emmanuel Boselli (University of Lyon)H-Index: 31
Last. Claude VirotH-Index: 2
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Abstract null null Objective null To determine whether the participation to a medical hypnosis training program reduces the levels of burnout in healthcare providers. null null null Design null Survey study. null null null Settings null Study conducted from 2014 to 2018 using the MBI-HSS questionnaire assessing three dimensions of burnout: emotional exhaustion (EE), depersonalization (DP) and personal accomplishment (PA). null null null Participants null Healthcare providers in particular anesth...
#1Liu Rong (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 2
#2Rong Wang (WHU: Wuhan University)H-Index: 1
Last. Sharon R. Redding (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 7
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Abstract null null Backgroud and purpose null Almost every woman experiences discomforts during pregnancy. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of yoga on physiological and psychological discomforts and delivery outcomes in Chinese primiparas. null null null Materials and methods null A randomized controlled trial was conducted. Participants in the control group (n = 32) received routine prenatal care, whereas participants in the intervention group (n = 32) received routine prenatal care an...
#1Andrea Kappas Mazzio (ASU: Arizona State University)
#2Natasha S. Mendoza (ASU: Arizona State University)H-Index: 7
Last. Laura Walton (ASU: Arizona State University)
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Abstract null null Purpose null Yoga is increasingly accepted to improve overall health and wellness and is considered a meaningful adjunct treatment for mental and physical health ailments associated with interpersonal violence (IV). This review provides background information about the use of yoga among individuals with IV histories and aims to inform researchers and practitioners about the available evidence on yoga’s application and effectiveness. null null null Methods null Using six databa...
#1Sinem Göral Türkcü (Pamukkale University)H-Index: 2
#2Sevgi Ozkan (Pamukkale University)H-Index: 17
Objectives null This study aimed to examine the effects of reflexology based on Watson's theory of human caring on anxiety, depression, and quality of life in gynecological cancer patients. null Material and methods null The study was a prospective, single-blind, randomized controlled trial with a pretest-posttest and a control group. The clinical trial was conducted at a university hospital in the Aegean region between October 2016 and June 2018. It was completed with 62 women, of whom 31 were ...
#1Han Li (CDUTCM: Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)H-Index: 1
#2Hui Chen (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)H-Index: 93
Last. Brian Oliver (WIMR: Woolcock Institute of Medical Research)H-Index: 62
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Asthma can be complex and difficult to manage. Patients often seek alternative treatment options, including Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). The paradigms that inform TCM treatments include a philosophy focusing on modifying the whole body status ('bian zheng') to treat the lungs. TCM practitioners use personalized treatment plans based on clusters of clinical patterns (eg. cold-related wheezing, kidney insufficiency/energy-deficiency-related wheezing). TCM includes herbal remedies and non-or...
OBJECTIVE To systematically evaluate the effectiveness of balneotherapy and/or aquatic exercise on bone metabolism. DESIGN A systematic literature search was conducted from inception to January 4, 2021. Standardized mean differences (SMDs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) were calculated using a fixed-effect model according to study heterogeneity. RESULTS Seven articles involving 467 participants were selected. Three balneotherapy studies were qualitatively integrated. The results showed that ...
#1Hannah Van Buiten (DU: University of Denver)
#2Erin Flynn (DU: University of Denver)H-Index: 3
Last. Kevin N. Morris (DU: University of Denver)H-Index: 4
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Abstract null null Background null Military veterans in the United States face a number of complex issues and barriers to successful civilian reintegration. Dog training programs offered to these individuals are being used as a complementary intervention to support multiple aspects of veteran reintegration. This scoping review explored the existing literature on dog training programs as a support for veteran mental health and well-being. null null null Methods null A scoping review was conducted...
OBJECTIVE The primary purpose of this study is to structure the available evidence relating to physical exercise programs and their impact on patients' cardiovascular system during the convalescence for breast cancer. METHODS We searched six English databases and four Chinese databases from inception to May 19, 2021. Two reviewers independently screened literature, extracted data. They assessed the risk of bias according to the eligibility criteria, and the Cochrane Collaboration RevMan 5.3.0 ve...
BACKGROUND and purpose. Olfactory dysfunction is a common symptom of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). This study aimed to evaluate the effects of therapeutic pulsed ultrasound (PUS) on olfactory dysfunction in patients with CRS. MATERIALS AND METHODS Patients with CRS underwent treatment with PUS for 10 sessions, three days a week. The outcome measures were the Smell Identification Test (SIT) and 20-item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test (SNOT-20). RESULTS Fifteen patients (9 male, mean age 48.9 ± 9.7 years)...
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