Kylie Ann O'Brien

Summary

Affiliation: Victoria University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An investigation into the reliability of Chinese medicine diagnosis according to Eight Guiding Principles and Zang-Fu Theory in Australians with hypercholesterolemia
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:259-66. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A review of the reliability of traditional East Asian medicine diagnoses
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:353-66. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Understanding the reliability of diagnostic variables in a Chinese Medicine examination
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Monash University Department of Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:727-34. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Investigating the reliability of Japanese toyohari meridian therapy diagnosis
    Kylie Ann O'Brien
    Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1099-105. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint An investigation into the reliability of Chinese medicine diagnosis according to Eight Guiding Principles and Zang-Fu Theory in Australians with hypercholesterolemia
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:259-66. 2009
    ..Information about reliability of CM diagnosis has important implications for clinical practice and research, particularly if CM diagnostic variables or CM syndromes are to be incorporated into study designs...
  2. doi request reprint A review of the reliability of traditional East Asian medicine diagnoses
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:353-66. 2009
    ..OBJECTIVES: This paper reviews the current knowledge of reliability of TEAM diagnoses, including limitations of studies, and discusses the implications for practice and research and how to improve the current situation...
  3. doi request reprint Understanding the reliability of diagnostic variables in a Chinese Medicine examination
    Kylie A O'Brien
    Monash University Department of Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:727-34. 2009
    ..This poses a challenge for TCM practitioners to improve their clinical practice and demonstrates to Western medical practitioners that TCM does in part rest on a rigorous and objective empirical basis...
  4. doi request reprint Investigating the reliability of Japanese toyohari meridian therapy diagnosis
    Kylie Ann O'Brien
    Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1099-105. 2009
    ..Objective: The objective of this study is to assess the level of agreement between two TMT practitioners on pulse diagnosis, abdominal diagnosis, and diagnosis of the primary and secondary sho...