Is Foot Reflexology Effective in Reducing Colic Symptoms in Infants: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial
Complement Ther Med. 2021 May 10:102732. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102732. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: Infantile colic and its accompanying crying represent a major source of stress and have negative physiological, emotional and psychological effects on infants and parents. The aim of this study was to examine the efficacy of foot reflexology for reducing symptoms of infantile colic.DESIGN: The study was conducted as a single-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial with a sample population of 45 infants diagnosed with infantile colic.METHODS: Simple randomization was used to select a reflexology (study) gr...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 13, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Nimet Karatas Aysegul Isler Dalgic Source Type: research

The Effects of Myofascial Release Technique for Patients with Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSION: The findings suggest that MFR can improve the effect of physical therapy alone and exercise therapy alone, and that MFR can be an effective adjuvant therapy. Meta-analysis showed that MFR has a significant effect on reducing back disability in patients with low back pain, but no significant effect on reducing pain intensity, improving quality of life, and improving lumbar range of motion.PMID:33984499 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102737 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 13, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ziyan Chen Jinlong Wu Xiaodong Wang Jieqing Wu Zhanbing Ren Source Type: research

Massage therapy as a non-pharmacological analgesia for procedural pain in neonates: A scoping review
CONCLUSION: The implementation of massage as a non-pharmacological analgesic method for neonates undergoing painful procedures varied among the reviewed studies. Differences were identified in terms of the body part massaged, the duration and intensity of the massage, the level of pressure and the combination of massage with other methods. All studies presented positive results for reducing pain intensity in neonates undergoing procedural pain. Therefore, it is crucial that the method used for giving massage should be practical, accurate and safe.PMID:33974990 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102735 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 11, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Siti Yuyun Rahayu Fitri Khadidjah Siti Nurhidayah Ikeu Nenden Nur Asriyani Maryam Source Type: research

Massage therapy as a non-pharmacological analgesia for procedural pain in neonates: A scoping review
CONCLUSION: The implementation of massage as a non-pharmacological analgesic method for neonates undergoing painful procedures varied among the reviewed studies. Differences were identified in terms of the body part massaged, the duration and intensity of the massage, the level of pressure and the combination of massage with other methods. All studies presented positive results for reducing pain intensity in neonates undergoing procedural pain. Therefore, it is crucial that the method used for giving massage should be practical, accurate and safe.PMID:33974990 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102735 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 11, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Siti Yuyun Rahayu Fitri Khadidjah Siti Nurhidayah Ikeu Nenden Nur Asriyani Maryam Source Type: research

"We Really Need This": Trauma-Informed Yoga for Veteran Women with a history of Military Sexual Trauma
CONCLUSIONS: TIY is both feasible and acceptable to Veteran women MST survivors in one specific Vet Center, with perceived behavioral health benefits. Results suggest TIY may target psychosocial mechanisms implicated in health behavior change (stress reduction, mindfulness, affect regulation, shame). Formal research should be conducted to confirm these QI project results.PMID:33965560 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102729 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tosca D Braun Lisa A Uebelacker Mariana Ward Cathryn Glanton Holzhauer Kelly McCallister Ana Abrantes Source Type: research

Pilot Evaluation of Horticultural Therapy In Improving Overall Wellness in Veterans with History of Suicidality
CONCLUSION: HT intervention maybe a promising therapeutic modality for improving overall wellness in suicide prevention in at-risk veteran populations.PMID:33965561 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102728 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Anne Meore Shengnan Sun Lauren Byma Sharon Alter Amanda Vitale Evan Podolak Brooke Gibbard Toby Adams James Boyer Hanga Galfalvy Rachel Yehuda Ann Feder Fatemeh Haghighi Source Type: research

"We Really Need This": Trauma-Informed Yoga for Veteran Women with a history of Military Sexual Trauma
CONCLUSIONS: TIY is both feasible and acceptable to Veteran women MST survivors in one specific Vet Center, with perceived behavioral health benefits. Results suggest TIY may target psychosocial mechanisms implicated in health behavior change (stress reduction, mindfulness, affect regulation, shame). Formal research should be conducted to confirm these QI project results.PMID:33965560 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102729 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tosca D Braun Lisa A Uebelacker Mariana Ward Cathryn Glanton Holzhauer Kelly McCallister Ana Abrantes Source Type: research

Pilot Evaluation of Horticultural Therapy In Improving Overall Wellness in Veterans with History of Suicidality
CONCLUSION: HT intervention maybe a promising therapeutic modality for improving overall wellness in suicide prevention in at-risk veteran populations.PMID:33965561 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102728 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Anne Meore Shengnan Sun Lauren Byma Sharon Alter Amanda Vitale Evan Podolak Brooke Gibbard Toby Adams James Boyer Hanga Galfalvy Rachel Yehuda Ann Feder Fatemeh Haghighi Source Type: research

"We Really Need This": Trauma-Informed Yoga for Veteran Women with a history of Military Sexual Trauma
CONCLUSIONS: TIY is both feasible and acceptable to Veteran women MST survivors in one specific Vet Center, with perceived behavioral health benefits. Results suggest TIY may target psychosocial mechanisms implicated in health behavior change (stress reduction, mindfulness, affect regulation, shame). Formal research should be conducted to confirm these QI project results.PMID:33965560 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102729 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tosca D Braun Lisa A Uebelacker Mariana Ward Cathryn Glanton Holzhauer Kelly McCallister Ana Abrantes Source Type: research

Pilot Evaluation of Horticultural Therapy In Improving Overall Wellness in Veterans with History of Suicidality
CONCLUSION: HT intervention maybe a promising therapeutic modality for improving overall wellness in suicide prevention in at-risk veteran populations.PMID:33965561 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102728 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 9, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Anne Meore Shengnan Sun Lauren Byma Sharon Alter Amanda Vitale Evan Podolak Brooke Gibbard Toby Adams James Boyer Hanga Galfalvy Rachel Yehuda Ann Feder Fatemeh Haghighi Source Type: research

Ozone therapy versus surgery for lumbar disc herniation: a randomized double-blind controlled trial
CONCLUSIONS: Our truncated trial showed that intradiscal ozone infiltrations decreased the requirements for conventional surgery, resulting in decreased hospitalization durations and associated costs. These findings and their magnitude are of interest to patients and health services providers. Further validation is ongoing.PMID:33964405 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102724 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 8, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Bernardino Clavo Francisco Robaina Gerard Urrutia Sara Bisshopp Yolanda Ramallo Adam Szolna Miguel A Caram és Mar ía D Fiuza Renata Linertov á Source Type: research

MUSIC INTERVENTIONS IN PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY: systematic review and meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: After completing this review, it was determined that there is evidence to support the use of music to reduce pain and anxiety and improve the quality of life of children undergoing cancer treatment.PMID:33964406 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102725 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 8, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ivone Nunes da Silva Santa Mariana Cabral Schveitzer Maria Lucia Barbosa Maia Dos Santos Ricardo Ghelman Vicente Odone Filho Source Type: research

Integrative Pediatric Pain Management: Impact & amp; Implications of a Novel Interdisciplinary Curriculum
CONCLUSIONS: Pediatric resident physicians are receptive to training in an interdisciplinary, integrative, pediatric pain management education intervention, and subsequently show positive changes in knowledge and comfort levels. There is a need and desire for additional pain education in resident training programs.PMID:33964407 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102721 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 8, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jenifer Matthews Rachel Zoffness David Becker Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Effect of Baduanjin Exercise on the Cognitive Function of Middle-aged and Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this review suggest that Baduanjin is safe and effective in enhancing global cognitive function and memory in middle-aged and older adults and potentially beneficial to parts of the other specific domains of cognition, including executive function and processing speed. However, additional trials with larger sample sizes and a more rigorous design are needed before more definitive conclusions can be drawn.PMID:33933577 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102727 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - May 2, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Xiaoqian Wang Jiawei Wu Mingzhu Ye Lecong Wang Guohua Zheng Source Type: research

Lavender essential oil on postmenopausal women with insomnia: double-blind randomized trial
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 24:102726. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102726. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: To evaluate the effect of Lavandula angustifolia essential oil inhalation on sleep and menopausal symptoms in postmenopausal women with insomnia.PARTICIPANTS: 35 postmenopausal women with a clinical diagnosis of insomnia were included, 17 in Aroma Group (AG) and 18 in Placebo Group (PG).METHODS: In this double-blind, randomized controlled trial, PG participants inhaled sunflower oil and AG participants inhaledLavandula angustifolia essential oil, for 29 days. Both groups received sleep hygiene guidelines befo...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 27, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Leandro Dos Reis Lucena Jair Guilherme Dos Santos-Junior Sergio Tufik Helena Hachul Source Type: research

Lavender essential oil on postmenopausal women with insomnia: double-blind randomized trial
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 24:102726. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102726. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: To evaluate the effect of Lavandula angustifolia essential oil inhalation on sleep and menopausal symptoms in postmenopausal women with insomnia.PARTICIPANTS: 35 postmenopausal women with a clinical diagnosis of insomnia were included, 17 in Aroma Group (AG) and 18 in Placebo Group (PG).METHODS: In this double-blind, randomized controlled trial, PG participants inhaled sunflower oil and AG participants inhaledLavandula angustifolia essential oil, for 29 days. Both groups received sleep hygiene guidelines befo...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 27, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Leandro Dos Reis Lucena Jair Guilherme Dos Santos-Junior Sergio Tufik Helena Hachul Source Type: research

Lavender essential oil on postmenopausal women with insomnia: double-blind randomized trial
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 24:102726. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102726. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: To evaluate the effect of Lavandula angustifolia essential oil inhalation on sleep and menopausal symptoms in postmenopausal women with insomnia.PARTICIPANTS: 35 postmenopausal women with a clinical diagnosis of insomnia were included, 17 in Aroma Group (AG) and 18 in Placebo Group (PG).METHODS: In this double-blind, randomized controlled trial, PG participants inhaled sunflower oil and AG participants inhaledLavandula angustifolia essential oil, for 29 days. Both groups received sleep hygiene guidelines befo...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 27, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Leandro Dos Reis Lucena Jair Guilherme Dos Santos-Junior Sergio Tufik Helena Hachul Source Type: research

Lavender essential oil on postmenopausal women with insomnia: double-blind randomized trial
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 24:102726. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102726. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: To evaluate the effect of Lavandula angustifolia essential oil inhalation on sleep and menopausal symptoms in postmenopausal women with insomnia.PARTICIPANTS: 35 postmenopausal women with a clinical diagnosis of insomnia were included, 17 in Aroma Group (AG) and 18 in Placebo Group (PG).METHODS: In this double-blind, randomized controlled trial, PG participants inhaled sunflower oil and AG participants inhaledLavandula angustifolia essential oil, for 29 days. Both groups received sleep hygiene guidelines befo...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 27, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Leandro Dos Reis Lucena Jair Guilherme Dos Santos-Junior Sergio Tufik Helena Hachul Source Type: research

Teens' perspectives on yoga as a treatment for stress and depression
CONCLUSIONS: Key points for developing a yoga class that might be appealing to depressed or stressed teens include: creating a class with variety that teens will find interesting; taking concrete steps to decrease teen self-consciousness; incorporating messages relevant for teens and consistent with yoga philosophy; and actively countering stereotypes about who practices yoga. Limitations of this study include the lack of data from male teens.PMID:33895267 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102723 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 25, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: L A Uebelacker J C Wolff J Guo S Feltus C M Caviness G Tremont K Conte R K Rosen S Yen Source Type: research

Teens' perspectives on yoga as a treatment for stress and depression
CONCLUSIONS: Key points for developing a yoga class that might be appealing to depressed or stressed teens include: creating a class with variety that teens will find interesting; taking concrete steps to decrease teen self-consciousness; incorporating messages relevant for teens and consistent with yoga philosophy; and actively countering stereotypes about who practices yoga. Limitations of this study include the lack of data from male teens.PMID:33895267 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102723 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 25, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: L A Uebelacker J C Wolff J Guo S Feltus C M Caviness G Tremont K Conte R K Rosen S Yen Source Type: research

Teens' perspectives on yoga as a treatment for stress and depression
CONCLUSIONS: Key points for developing a yoga class that might be appealing to depressed or stressed teens include: creating a class with variety that teens will find interesting; taking concrete steps to decrease teen self-consciousness; incorporating messages relevant for teens and consistent with yoga philosophy; and actively countering stereotypes about who practices yoga. Limitations of this study include the lack of data from male teens.PMID:33895267 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102723 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 25, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: L A Uebelacker J C Wolff J Guo S Feltus C M Caviness G Tremont K Conte R K Rosen S Yen Source Type: research

Comment on "Pistachios and cardiometabolic risk factors: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials"
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 21:102717. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102717. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33894357 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102717 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 24, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Karim Parastouei Hosein Rostami Source Type: research

A Pilot Study of the Acceptability, Feasibility and Safety of Yoga for Chronic Pain in Sickle Cell Disease
CONCLUSIONS: Patients with SCD and chronic pain overall have a positive opinion of yoga, but there are challenges with recruitment and retention of participants in a clinical trial of yoga, and barriers to feasibility of an in-person group yoga intervention.PMID:33892094 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102722 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 23, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Nitya Bakshi Anthony Cooley Diana Ross Lauren Hawkins Marlysa Sullivan Rachel Astles Cynthia Sinha Deeksha Katoch Manasa Peddineni Beatrice E Gee Peter A Lane Lakshmanan Krishnamurti Source Type: research

A Pilot Study of the Acceptability, Feasibility and Safety of Yoga for Chronic Pain in Sickle Cell Disease
CONCLUSIONS: Patients with SCD and chronic pain overall have a positive opinion of yoga, but there are challenges with recruitment and retention of participants in a clinical trial of yoga, and barriers to feasibility of an in-person group yoga intervention.PMID:33892094 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102722 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 23, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Nitya Bakshi Anthony Cooley Diana Ross Lauren Hawkins Marlysa Sullivan Rachel Astles Cynthia Sinha Deeksha Katoch Manasa Peddineni Beatrice E Gee Peter A Lane Lakshmanan Krishnamurti Source Type: research

Cross national comparison of medical students' attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis and its application for pain management
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14;59:102720. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102720. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To examine attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis (MC), and specifically about its application for pain management, across medical students in Israel and Thailand.DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey which measured attitudes and beliefs about MC. Participants were additionally asked to rate the perceived efficacy of MC for different medical conditions that are related to pain (arthritis, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis). Pearson's Chi-squared test was used to compare between students from...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Surinporn Likhitsathian Offer E Edelstein Manit Srisurapanont Yuval Zolotov Nuntaporn Karawekpanyawong Alexander Reznik Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Effects of music intervention on sleep quality of older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14;59:102719. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102719. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Music interventions have several benefits for sleep quality. However, the effects of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults are controversial.OBJECTIVE: To summarize and evaluate the efficacy of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults.METHODS: The Cochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) were systematically retrieved until June 2020, updated on March 13, 2021. Both experimental and quasi-experimental studies were includ...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cong Wang Guichen Li Lufang Zheng Xiangfei Meng Qiuyan Meng Shuo Wang Huiru Yin Jianfeng Chu Li Chen Source Type: research

Cross national comparison of medical students' attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis and its application for pain management
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14;59:102720. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102720. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To examine attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis (MC), and specifically about its application for pain management, across medical students in Israel and Thailand.DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey which measured attitudes and beliefs about MC. Participants were additionally asked to rate the perceived efficacy of MC for different medical conditions that are related to pain (arthritis, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis). Pearson's Chi-squared test was used to compare between students from...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Surinporn Likhitsathian Offer E Edelstein Manit Srisurapanont Yuval Zolotov Nuntaporn Karawekpanyawong Alexander Reznik Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Effects of music intervention on sleep quality of older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14;59:102719. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102719. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Music interventions have several benefits for sleep quality. However, the effects of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults are controversial.OBJECTIVE: To summarize and evaluate the efficacy of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults.METHODS: The Cochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) were systematically retrieved until June 2020, updated on March 13, 2021. Both experimental and quasi-experimental studies were includ...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cong Wang Guichen Li Lufang Zheng Xiangfei Meng Qiuyan Meng Shuo Wang Huiru Yin Jianfeng Chu Li Chen Source Type: research

Cross National Comparison of Medical Students' Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis and its Application for Pain Management
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102720. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102720. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To examine attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis (MC), and specifically about its application for pain management, across medical students in Israel and Thailand.DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey which measured attitudes and beliefs about MC. Participants were additionally asked to rate the perceived efficacy of MC for different medical conditions that are related to pain (arthritis, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis). Pearson's Chi-squared test was used to compare between students from th...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Surinporn Likhitsathian Offer E Edelstein Manit Srisurapanont Yuval Zolotov Nuntaporn Karawekpanyawong Alexander Reznik Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Effects of Music Intervention on Sleep Quality of Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102719. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102719. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Music interventions have several benefits for sleep quality. However, the effects of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults are controversial.OBJECTIVE: To summarize and evaluate the efficacy of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults.METHODS: The Cochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) were systematically retrieved until June 2020, updated on March 13, 2021. Both experimental and quasi-experimental studies were included ...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cong Wang Guichen Li Lufang Zheng Xiangfei Meng Qiuyan Meng Shuo Wang Huiru Yin Jianfeng Chu Li Chen Source Type: research

Cross National Comparison of Medical Students' Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis and its Application for Pain Management
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102720. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102720. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To examine attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis (MC), and specifically about its application for pain management, across medical students in Israel and Thailand.DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey which measured attitudes and beliefs about MC. Participants were additionally asked to rate the perceived efficacy of MC for different medical conditions that are related to pain (arthritis, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis). Pearson's Chi-squared test was used to compare between students from th...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Surinporn Likhitsathian Offer E Edelstein Manit Srisurapanont Yuval Zolotov Nuntaporn Karawekpanyawong Alexander Reznik Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Effects of Music Intervention on Sleep Quality of Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102719. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102719. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Music interventions have several benefits for sleep quality. However, the effects of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults are controversial.OBJECTIVE: To summarize and evaluate the efficacy of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults.METHODS: The Cochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) were systematically retrieved until June 2020, updated on March 13, 2021. Both experimental and quasi-experimental studies were included ...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cong Wang Guichen Li Lufang Zheng Xiangfei Meng Qiuyan Meng Shuo Wang Huiru Yin Jianfeng Chu Li Chen Source Type: research

Cross National Comparison of Medical Students' Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis and its Application for Pain Management
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102720. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102720. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To examine attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis (MC), and specifically about its application for pain management, across medical students in Israel and Thailand.DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey which measured attitudes and beliefs about MC. Participants were additionally asked to rate the perceived efficacy of MC for different medical conditions that are related to pain (arthritis, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis). Pearson's Chi-squared test was used to compare between students from th...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Surinporn Likhitsathian Offer E Edelstein Manit Srisurapanont Yuval Zolotov Nuntaporn Karawekpanyawong Alexander Reznik Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Effects of Music Intervention on Sleep Quality of Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Complement Ther Med. 2021 Apr 14:102719. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102719. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Music interventions have several benefits for sleep quality. However, the effects of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults are controversial.OBJECTIVE: To summarize and evaluate the efficacy of music interventions on sleep quality in older adults.METHODS: The Cochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) were systematically retrieved until June 2020, updated on March 13, 2021. Both experimental and quasi-experimental studies were included ...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 17, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cong Wang Guichen Li Lufang Zheng Xiangfei Meng Qiuyan Meng Shuo Wang Huiru Yin Jianfeng Chu Li Chen Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and beliefs about medical cannabis among social work students: Cross-national comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed since they will be among key professionals addressing client needs from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis among Social Work Students: Cross-national Comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed as since there will be among key professionals addressing the needs of clients from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis among Social Work Students: Cross-national Comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed as since there will be among key professionals addressing the needs of clients from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research

Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Cannabis among Social Work Students: Cross-national Comparison
CONCLUSIONS: Our findings evidence a considerable dearth of formal evidence-based education about cannabis for medical conditions in two university-based cohorts, despite beliefs in MC as useful for physical and mental health conditions. Efforts to develop curricula and training programs for social work students are needed as since there will be among key professionals addressing the needs of clients from health care and counseling perspectives.PMID:33812039 | DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2021.102716 (Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine)
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Patricia A Findley Offer E Edelstein Itay Pruginin Alexander Reznik Nicole Milano Richard Isralowitz Source Type: research