Michael S Goldstein
Affiliation: University of California
- The impact of treatment confidence on pain and related disability among patients with low-back pain: results from the University of California, Los Angeles, low-back pain studyMichael S Goldstein
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
Spine J 2:391-9; discussion 399-401. 2002..Although many researchers and practitioners believe that patients' positive expectations of their treatment favorably influence clinical outcomes, there is little scientific evidence to support this belief...
- The use and perceived benefit of complementary and alternative medicine among Californians with cancerMichael S Goldstein
UCLA, Community Health Sciences, USA
Psychooncology 17:19-25. 2008..A clear majority of those who do use CAM for treating cancer report at least some benefit from the treatment, and are likely to inform their physicians of such use...
- How does acculturation affect the use of complementary and alternative medicine providers among Mexican- and Asian-Americans?Jennifer H Lee
Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 12:302-9. 2010..Both groups were less likely to use ethnic-specific CAM providers with more time in the US compared to chiropractors or massage therapists...
- The impact of psychosocial factors on neck pain and disability outcomes among primary care patients: results from the UCLA Neck Pain StudyEric L Hurwitz
Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
Disabil Rehabil 28:1319-29. 2006..The purpose of this study is to estimate the associations of psychosocial factors with pain and disability outcomes among neck-pain patients enrolled in a randomized clinical trial of chiropractic treatments...
- Complementary and alternative medicine use among Asian-American subgroups: prevalence, predictors, and lack of relationship to acculturation and access to conventional health careAn Fu Hsiao
Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
J Altern Complement Med 12:1003-10. 2006..Because of differences in health and cultural beliefs, we also hypothesized that patterns and predictors of CAM use would vary among Asian-American subgroups...
- The persistence and resurgence of medical pluralismMichael S Goldstein
School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:925-45; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Use of health-related and cancer-specific support groups among adult cancer survivorsJason E Owen
Department of Psychology, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California 92350, USA
Cancer 109:2580-9. 2007..However, to the authors' knowledge little is known regarding the prevalence and predictors of participation in health-related support groups...
- Religious and spiritual practices and identification among individuals living with cancer and other chronic diseaseAnita H Ambs
Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Prevention Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
J Soc Integr Oncol 5:53-60. 2007..Future research should continue to examine whether and how religious and spiritual practices are used as complementary or alternative medicine, and health care professionals should ask their patients about such use...
- Dietary supplement use in individuals living with cancer and other chronic conditions: a population-based studyMelissa Farmer Miller
Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, 6116 Executive Blvd, Ste 404, MSC 8336, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 108:483-94. 2008..Our objective was to compare supplement use among those with and without cancer and among those with and without other chronic conditions, and to identify correlates of supplement use by cancer status...
- Variation in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use across racial/ethnic groups and the development of ethnic-specific measures of CAM useAn Fu Hsiao
UCI Center for Health Policy Research, Irvine, CA 92697 5800, USA
J Altern Complement Med 12:281-90. 2006....