The use of complementary and alternative medicine among people living with diabetes in Sydney

@inproceedings{Manya2012TheUO,
  title={The use of complementary and alternative medicine among people living with diabetes in Sydney},
  author={Kiran Manya and Bernard Champion and Trisha L. Dunning},
  booktitle={BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  year={2012}
}
  • Kiran Manya, Bernard Champion, Trisha L. Dunning
  • Published in
    BMC Complementary and…
    2012
  • Medicine
  • BackgroundComplementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is common in patients with chronic disease such as diabetes mellitus. The primary objective of the study was to determine the overall prevalence and type of CAM use in individuals with diabetes mellitus (DM) in Western Sydney and to compare the prevalence and factors associated with CAM use with the literature.MethodsA multicenter cross-sectional study was undertaken using a self-completed questionnaire distributed to patients with DM… CONTINUE READING

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