Traditional Chinese Medicine Use and Health in Community-Dwelling Chinese-American Older Adults in Chicago.

@article{Dong2015TraditionalCM,
  title={Traditional Chinese Medicine Use and Health in Community-Dwelling Chinese-American Older Adults in Chicago.},
  author={Xinqi Dong and Stephanie M Bergren and E-shien Chang},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={63 12},
  pages={
          2588-2595
        }
}
Chinese people have practiced traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) for thousands of years, but there is a paucity of research regarding TCM use in Chinese older adult immigrants in the United States. This study aims to provide an overall estimate of TCM use for Chinese older adults in the United States and to examine associations between sociodemographic characteristics, health measures, and TCM use. Data were collected through the Population Study of Chinese Elderly in Chicago, a community-based… CONTINUE READING

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