3003.0 Roundtable Discussions and Experiences in Alternative and Complementary Health Practices

Monday, November 9, 2009: 8:30 AM
This is an oral roundtable session that will cover a broad range of topics related to alternative and complementary practices. Attendess will have the opportunity to directly interact with the presenters.
Session Objectives: Describe the complementary health practices presented. Discuss how alternative and/or compelementary health practices can benefit a specific population or condition. Explain how complementary practices can be incorporated into standard medical care.

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Mente y Cuerpo: Integrating Mental Health Screening and complementary health practices into primary care
Barbara R. Gottlieb, MD, MPH, Janine Anzalota, MSW, LICSW, MPH and Elizabeth Sommers, MPH, LicAc, DSc
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Improving the Comprehensive Care Offered to Hospitalized Patients with Cancer: A Massage Therapy Service Integration
Anne M. Doherty-Gilman, MPH, Bambi Mathay, LMT, Eileen Molina, BSN, RN, Patricia Reilly, MSN, RN, Elizabeth Dean-Clower, MD, MPH, Carolyn Hayes, PhD, RN, NEA-BC and David S. Rosenthal, MD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Alternative and Complementary Health Practices
Endorsed by: Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)