Peter M Wolsko
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Insurance coverage, medical conditions, and visits to alternative medicine providers: results of a national surveyPeter M Wolsko
Center for Alternative Medicine Research and Education, Division of Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Libby 330, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Arch Intern Med 162:281-7. 2002..In 1997, patients made an estimated 629 million visits to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers; however, little is known about factors associated with visits to CAM providers...
- Patterns and perceptions of care for treatment of back and neck pain: results of a national surveyPeter M Wolsko
Center for Alternative Medicine Research and Education, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:292-7; discussion 298. 2003..We conducted a nationally representative random household telephone survey to assess therapies used to treat back or neck pain...
- Double-blind placebo-controlled trial of static magnets for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee: results of a pilot studyPeter M Wolsko
Division for Research and Education, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 10:36-43. 2004..The sustained efficacy of magnetic therapy for knee osteoarthritis could be assessed in an adequately powered trial utilizing an appropriate control such our new placebo-magnet device...
- Use of mind-body medical therapiesPeter M Wolsko
Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Gen Intern Med 19:43-50. 2004..Research demonstrating connections between the mind and body has increased interest in the potential of mind-body therapies. Our aim was to examine the use of mind-body therapies, using data available from a national survey...