Use of complementary and alternative therapies: a national survey of critical care nurses.

@article{Tracy2005UseOC,
  title={Use of complementary and alternative therapies: a national survey of critical care nurses.},
  author={Mary Fran Tracy and Ruth Lindquist and Kay Savik and Shigeaki Watanuki and Sue Ellen Sendelbach and Mary Jo Kreitzer and Brian Berman},
  journal={American journal of critical care : an official publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses},
  year={2005},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={404-14; quiz 415-16}
}
BACKGROUND Demand for complementary and alternative therapies is increasing and is affecting all healthcare settings, including critical care. METHODS A random sample of members of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses was surveyed to determine the members' attitudes, knowledge, perspectives, and use of complementary and alternative therapies. RESULTS Most of the 726 respondents were using one or more complementary and alternative therapies in practice. The most common therapies… CONTINUE READING