Integrative Medicine 2013-12 - Integrative Medicine Alert - Dec 01, 2013

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for physicians and researchers interested in complementary and alternative medicine.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Listing:

Executive Editor
David Kiefer, MD
Research Fellow
Department of Family Medicine
University of Wisconsin
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
University of Arizona

Peer Reviewer
J. Adam Rindfleisch, MD, MPhil
Program Director
Integrative Medicine
Fellowship Director
Department of Family Medicine
University of Wisconsin
Madison

AHC Media Executive Editor
Leslie Coplin

Managing Editor
Neill Kimball

Authors
Melissa Quick, DO
Dr. Quick is a third-year resident
in New York at the Beth Israel Residency
in Urban Family Medicine.

Carrie Decker, ND
Founder and Medical Director,
Blessed Thistle,
Madison, WI

Anne Cook, MD, FACP
Associate Program Director,
AnMed Health Family Medicine Residency,
Anderson, SC

Subjects:

  • Do Certain Fruits Decrease the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes?
  • Obesity and Microbiot
  • Yoga in the Management of Chronic Low Back Pain - Not just for Yuppies

Objectives:

  • Present evidence-based clinical analyses of commonly used alternative therapies
  • Make informed, evidence-based recommendations to clinicians about whether to consider using such therapies in practice
  • Describe and critique the objectives, methods, results and conclusions of useful, current, peer-reviewed clinical studies in alternative medicine as published in the scientific literature

Financial Disclosure:

Integrative Medicine Alert's executive editor David Kiefer, MD, peer reviewer J. Adam Rindfleisch, MD, MPhil, AHC Media executive editor Leslie Coplin, managing editor Neill Kimball report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Authors Melissa Quick, DO and Carrie Decker, ND and Anne Cook, MD report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Editorial advisory board member Donald J. Brown, ND reports he is a retained consultant for Schwabe North America and Linnea SA.

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