Complementary alternative medicine (CAM) use in Ireland: a secondary analysis of SLAN data.

@article{Fox2010ComplementaryAM,
  title={Complementary alternative medicine (CAM) use in Ireland: a secondary analysis of SLAN data.},
  author={Patricia Fox and Barbara M Coughlan and Michelle R Butler and Cecily Kelleher},
  journal={Complementary therapies in medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={95-103}
}
PURPOSE National prevalence studies on CAM use have been undertaken internationally, however, to date no such studies have been performed in Ireland. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of CAM use among the general population in Ireland and to identify characteristics of typical Irish CAM users. METHODS A descriptive, quantitative design was used. A secondary data analysis of the SLAN (National Survey of Lifestyles, Attitudes and Nutrition) 1998 (N=6539) and 2002 (N=5992… CONTINUE READING

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