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The Prevalence of Mental Illness in Prison
Over the last decade state prisons have experienced unprecedented growth and many demographic changes. At the same time, courts are requiring states to provide mental health screening and treatmentExpand
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A randomized, controlled trial of osteopathic manipulative treatment for acute low back pain in active duty military personnel
Abstract Objective Acute low back pain (ALBP) may limit mobility and impose functional limitations in active duty military personnel. Although some manual therapies have been reported effective forExpand
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Pregnancy Research on Osteopathic Manipulation Optimizing Treatment Effects: the PROMOTE study.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) to reduce low back pain and improve functioning during the third trimester in pregnancyExpand
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Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment of Somatic Dysfunction Among Patients in the Family Practice Clinic Setting: A Retrospective Analysis
Abstract Context: Relatively little has been published about contemporary use of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) in family practice. Objective: To provide an “epidemiology” of somaticExpand
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Teaching evidence-based medicine at complementary and alternative medicine institutions: strategies, competencies, and evaluation.
BACKGROUND As evidence-based medicine (EBM) becomes a standard in health care, it is essential that practitioners of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) become experts in searching andExpand
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Biomedical research competencies for osteopathic medical students
BackgroundWithout systematic exposure to biomedical research concepts or applications, osteopathic medical students may be generally under-prepared to efficiently consume and effectively applyExpand
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Cost-effective Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine: A Literature Review of Cost-effectiveness Analyses for Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
Abstract Despite the value that osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM) may offer to healthcare consumers in a managed care, evidence-based healthcare system, very little research has been publishedExpand
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Lung carcinoma metastasis at the site of central venous access.
Tumor metastases rarely are reported in association with central venous catheters. The case reported herein is that of a solid tumor metastasis at the site of a previous indwelling line ipsilateralExpand
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Evidence-Based Guidance for Culturally Sensitive Assessment and Interventions for Perinatal Depression in Black American Women
Purpose: This article provides a review of published evidence-based guidance about culturally sensitive assessment and treatment intervention strategies addressing perinatal depression in blackExpand
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Learning outcomes from a biomedical research course for second year osteopathic medical students
BackgroundA ubiquitous dilemma in medical education continues to be whether and how to integrate research competencies into the predoctoral curriculum. Understanding research concepts is imbedded inExpand
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