Bruce P Barrett

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Echinacea for upper respiratory infection
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:628-35. 1999
  2. ncbi Sufficiently important difference: expanding the framework of clinical significance
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine at the University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:250-61. 2005
  3. pmc What complementary and alternative medicine practitioners say about health and health care
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisc 53715, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:253-9. 2004
  4. ncbi Themes of holism, empowerment, access, and legitimacy define complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine in relation to conventional biomedicine
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 777 South Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:937-47. 2003
  5. ncbi Alternative, complementary, and conventional medicine: is integration upon us?
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:417-27. 2003
  6. ncbi Medicinal properties of Echinacea: a critical review
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison WI 53715, USA
    Phytomedicine 10:66-86. 2003
  7. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine: what's it all about?
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 777 S Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    WMJ 100:20-6. 2001
  8. ncbi Bridging the gap between conventional and alternative medicine
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:234-9. 2000
  9. ncbi Treatment of the common cold with unrefined echinacea. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Bruce P Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 777 South Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:939-46. 2002
  10. pmc Practitioner empathy and the duration of the common cold
    David P Rakel
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Fam Med 41:494-501. 2009

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi Echinacea for upper respiratory infection
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:628-35. 1999
    ..To review the evidence regarding the effectiveness of orally ingested Echinacea extracts in reducing the incidence, severity, or duration of acute upper respiratory infections (URIs)...
  2. ncbi Sufficiently important difference: expanding the framework of clinical significance
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine at the University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:250-61. 2005
    ....
  3. pmc What complementary and alternative medicine practitioners say about health and health care
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisc 53715, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:253-9. 2004
    ..We wanted to explore the beliefs and practices of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) practitioners...
  4. ncbi Themes of holism, empowerment, access, and legitimacy define complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine in relation to conventional biomedicine
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 777 South Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:937-47. 2003
    ..By incorporating a more holistic, empowering and accessible therapeutic approach, conventional medicine could build on its present legitimacy, and thereby enhance its power to "HEAL."..
  5. ncbi Alternative, complementary, and conventional medicine: is integration upon us?
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:417-27. 2003
    ..This paper identifies potential barriers and facilitators to potential integration, of medical disciplines and argues for an accessible, multidisciplinary and evidence-based, yet humanistic and patient-oriented approach...
  6. ncbi Medicinal properties of Echinacea: a critical review
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison WI 53715, USA
    Phytomedicine 10:66-86. 2003
    ..Hence, while there is a great deal of moderately good-quality scientific data regarding E. purpurea, effectiveness in treating illness or in enhancing human health has not yet been proven beyond a reasonable doubt...
  7. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine: what's it all about?
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 777 S Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    WMJ 100:20-6. 2001
    ..Whether the CAM phenomenon represents a short-lived social movement or the beginnings of a radical transformation of medicine has yet to be determined...
  8. ncbi Bridging the gap between conventional and alternative medicine
    B Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:234-9. 2000
    ..The use of various forms of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has become widespread. We investigated this use in Madison, Wisconsin...
  9. ncbi Treatment of the common cold with unrefined echinacea. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Bruce P Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 777 South Mills, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:939-46. 2002
    ..Echinacea preparations are widely used to treat the common cold...
  10. pmc Practitioner empathy and the duration of the common cold
    David P Rakel
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Fam Med 41:494-501. 2009
    ..This study's objective was to assess the relationship of empathy in medical office visits to subsequent outcomes of the common cold...
  11. doi Item reduction of the Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey (WURSS-21) leads to the WURSS-11
    Chidi N Obasi
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1100 Delaplaine Ct, Madison, WI, 53715, USA
    Qual Life Res 23:1293-8. 2014
    ..To develop a shorter version of the Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey (WURSS-21), a self-report questionnaire for evaluating daily symptoms and functional impairments during acute respiratory illness (ARI)...

Research Grants6

  1. Placebo: Physician or Pill? RCT in a commom cold model
    Bruce Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Meditation and Exercise for Prevention of Acute Respiratory Infection
    Bruce Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, we want to investigate the influence of stress, optimism, anxiety and positive and negative emotion on immunity and resistance to respiratory infection. ..
  3. Meditation and Exercise for Prevention of Acute Respiratory Infection
    Bruce P Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, we want to investigate the influence of stress, optimism, anxiety and positive and negative emotion on immunity and resistance to respiratory infection. ..