Characteristics of complementary and alternative medicine use among adults with current asthma, 2006.

@article{Marino2010CharacteristicsOC,
  title={Characteristics of complementary and alternative medicine use among adults with current asthma, 2006.},
  author={Leslie A Marino and Joannie Shen},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2010},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={521-5}
}
BACKGROUND Prevalence estimates of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among persons with asthma vary widely; prior studies reported that patients do not discuss CAM use with their physicians. The authors examined the prevalence and characteristics of CAM use among adults with asthma to prepare physicians to discuss CAM use with their patients. METHODS CAM use among adults with current asthma was analyzed using the 2006 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data from… CONTINUE READING