Richard Petri

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STUDY DESIGN Randomized controlled trial. OBJECTIVE To assess changes in pain levels and physical functioning in response to standard medical care (SMC) versus SMC plus chiropractic manipulative therapy (CMT) for the treatment of low back pain (LBP) among 18 to 35-year-old active-duty military personnel. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA LBP is common, costly,(More)
Background: Over the past 15 years, the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) services, currently described as integrative medicine (IM) when used together with conventional medicine , has continued to rise in the United States. The trends seen in the civilian population are mirrored within the U.S. Military. Objective: A survey was conducted(More)
Throughout the course of military history, soldiers have continued to sustain amputation injuries during war times and during peacetime and training missions. What has changed over time is the etiology of, indication for, and management of the amputations. Technology has advanced significantly, often with some military connection. More work still needs to(More)
OBJECTIVES Chronic pain management typically consists of prescription medications or provider-based, behavioral, or interventional procedures which are often ineffective, may be costly, and can be associated with undesirable side effects. Because chronic pain affects the whole person (body, mind, and spirit), patient-centered complementary and integrative(More)
Background: CAMbrella is a European research network for complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Between January 2010 and December 2013 the CAMbrella consortium reviewed the status of CAM in Europe from the perspectives of: (1) terminology for description; (2) citizens' needs and expectations; (3) patients' usage patterns; (4) providers' practice(More)
In 2011, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) established the first Task Force on Integrative Medicine (IM), HFM TF 195, whose findings and recommendations were published in the journal Medical Acupuncture special edition in October 2015. During this time, IM has come of age in the United States as well, both in the Department of Defense (DoD) and(More)
The specification Device Identity Composition Engine (DICE) provides a novel basis for remote attestations specifically suitable in the IoT context. Its purpose is to provide means for remote attestations to devices that are too size-, cost-, energy- or otherwise constrained to have Trusted Platform Module attached. This paper gives a short explanation of(More)
Background: The field of integrative health and healing (IH2) is emerging out of the dark recesses of "voodoo" stereotypes and into the light as a new and much needed health care paradigm. It is a philosophy of health and healing that seeks to place patients as the preeminent players in health management, disease prevention, and injury recovery. There is an(More)
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