Complementary and alternative medicine for low-back pain in pregnancy: a cross-sectional survey.

@article{Wang2005ComplementaryAA,
  title={Complementary and alternative medicine for low-back pain in pregnancy: a cross-sectional survey.},
  author={S M Wang and Peggy Dezinno and Leona Fermo and Keith William and Alison A Caldwell-Andrews and Ferne Bravemen and Zeev N. Kain},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={459-64}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify common treatments used for low-back pain (LBP) during pregnancy. DESIGN A two-part anonymous survey. SETTING/LOCATION New Haven, Connecticut. SUBJECTS Pregnant women and providers of prenatal health care (nurse educators, nurse midwives, and obstetricians). RESULTS We found that the majority of pregnant women who participated in our survey (61.7%) reported that they would accept complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapy as treatment for LBP during… CONTINUE READING