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Session: Alternative and Complementary Health Practices and Public Health
4105.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Alternative and Complementary Health Practices and Public Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1A pilot study on auricular acupressure in substance abuse treatment
Xiaowei Tian, MPH, Satya P Krishnan, PhD, CHES, Larry K. Olsen, Dr PH, CHES, David W. Smith, PhD, Sue Forster-Cox, PhD, CHES
Board 2Testing a yoga-based behavioral intervention as a complementary therapy for arthritis *
Manoj Sharma, PhD, Bruce T Rowe
Board 3Biofeedback and Hypertension: Implications for Targeting Stress in Public Health
Winifred W. Thompson, MSW, Kristine S. Calderon, PhD, CHES, Carolyn B. Yucha, PhD, RN
Board 4Alternative therapies for bacterial vaginosis: An acceptability survey and literature review
Elizabeth R. Boskey, PhD MPH
Board 5Native Vision Tobacco Program
Theda J. McPheron Keel, RN, MA, MS, MA, Joe Jose, MSW, Robert H. Feldman, PhD, Harry Kwon, MPH, CHES, Min Qi Wang, PhD
Board 6Aging well with natural medicine: Vitamin D as a holistic nutrient
Ron Hobbs, ND
Board 7Role of spirituality in combating illness
Monique S. White, BS
Board 8Defining whole person health as foundational theory for health promotion
Janet M. Kanter, PhD, MPH
Board 9Healthcare in a multicultural context: A call for sensitivity and pluralism
Lorraine M. Krofssik
Withdrawn -- ABC Codes for alternative medicine, nursing and other integrative healthcare practices: The missing link in the national health information infrastructure and the advancement of best practices for all populations
Connie L. Koshewa, CPM, MPH, Synthia Molina, MBA
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus

The 132nd Annual Meeting (November 6-10, 2004) of APHA