Integrative Medicine Alert (Vol. 20, No. 2) – February 1, 2017

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Release date: January 2017

Valid through: January 2020

Target Audience

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

Subjects

  • Calcium and Cardiovascular Risk Updates: The Bare Bones
  • Suicide and Religious Service Attendance
  • Chocolate Consumption and MI Risk
  • Supplements Instead of Food? A Specific Case for Yes

 

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.

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 2 AOA Category 2-B credits

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

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

Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association has approved this continuing education activity for up to 2 AOA Category 2-B credits.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Luke Fortney, MD, Family and Integrative Medicine, Sauk Prairie Healthcare, River Valley Clinic, Spring Green, WI

 

Ellen Feldman, MD, Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND

 

Rebecca L. Fahey, MD, PhD, MBA, Integrative Medicine Epidemiologist, Wheeling, WV

 

David Kiefer, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson

Editors

Executive Editor: David Kiefer, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson

AHC Media Executive Editor: Leslie Coplin

Assistant Editor: Jonathan Springston

Financial Disclosure

Authors Luke Fortney, MD; Ellen Feldman, MD; and Rebecca L. Fahey, MD, PhD, MBA, report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Integrative Medicine Alert's Executive Editor David Kiefer, MD, Peer Reviewer Suhani Bora, MD, AHC Media Executive Editor Leslie Coplin, and Assistant Editor Jonathan Springston report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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