Eric Manheimer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of acupuncture on rates of pregnancy and live birth among women undergoing in vitro fertilisation: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2200 Kernan Drive, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    BMJ 336:545-9. 2008
  2. pmc Acupuncture for irritable bowel syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:835-47; quiz 848. 2012
  3. pmc Acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD005111. 2012
  4. pmc An evaluation of the completeness of safety reporting in reports of complementary and alternative medicine trials
    Lucy Ann Turner
    Ottawa Methods Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:67. 2011
  5. pmc Harpgophytum procumbens for osteoarthritis and low back pain: a systematic review
    Joel J Gagnier
    Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 4:13. 2004
  6. pmc Selecting a control for in vitro fertilization and acupuncture randomized controlled trials (RCTs): how sham controls may unnecessarily complicate the RCT evidence base
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:2456-61. 2011
  7. pmc Evidence from the Cochrane Collaboration for Traditional Chinese Medicine therapies
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1001-14. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Producing and disseminating systematic reviews: a summary of the CAM-related work presented at the 13th international Cochrane Colloquium
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2200 Kernan Drive, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:193-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Published reports of acupuncture trials showed important limitations
    Eric Manheimer
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:107-13. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The 13th International Cochrane Colloquium in Melbourne: an invitation for complementary and alternative medicine researchers and consumers
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:733-4. 2005

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Effects of acupuncture on rates of pregnancy and live birth among women undergoing in vitro fertilisation: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2200 Kernan Drive, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    BMJ 336:545-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether acupuncture improves rates of pregnancy and live birth when used as an adjuvant treatment to embryo transfer in women undergoing in vitro fertilisation...
  2. pmc Acupuncture for irritable bowel syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:835-47; quiz 848. 2012
    ..We conducted a new systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to estimate the effects of acupuncture for treating IBS...
  3. pmc Acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD005111. 2012
    ..Evidence-based treatment guidelines have been unable to provide guidance on the effects of acupuncture for IBS because the only previous systematic review included only small, heterogeneous and methodologically unsound trials...
  4. pmc An evaluation of the completeness of safety reporting in reports of complementary and alternative medicine trials
    Lucy Ann Turner
    Ottawa Methods Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:67. 2011
    ..The objectives of this study are to assess the quality of safety reporting in CAM RCTs; to explore the influence of different trial characteristics on the quality of safety reporting...
  5. pmc Harpgophytum procumbens for osteoarthritis and low back pain: a systematic review
    Joel J Gagnier
    Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 4:13. 2004
    ..The objective of this review is to determine the effectiveness of Harpagophytum procumbens preparations in the treatment of various forms of musculoskeletal pain...
  6. pmc Selecting a control for in vitro fertilization and acupuncture randomized controlled trials (RCTs): how sham controls may unnecessarily complicate the RCT evidence base
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:2456-61. 2011
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  7. pmc Evidence from the Cochrane Collaboration for Traditional Chinese Medicine therapies
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1001-14. 2009
    ..Our objective was to review the evidence base according to Cochrane systematic reviews...
  8. ncbi request reprint Producing and disseminating systematic reviews: a summary of the CAM-related work presented at the 13th international Cochrane Colloquium
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2200 Kernan Drive, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:193-6. 2006
    ..A summary of each of these is presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Published reports of acupuncture trials showed important limitations
    Eric Manheimer
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:107-13. 2006
    ..We evaluated whether the description of methods in the published reports is an accurate and complete reflection of study procedures used...
  10. ncbi request reprint The 13th International Cochrane Colloquium in Melbourne: an invitation for complementary and alternative medicine researchers and consumers
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:733-4. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint NCCAM support for the Cochrane Collaboration CAM Field
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Complement Ther Med 11:268-71. 2003
    ..In May 2003, the Center was awarded a large 4-year research grant from the National Institutes of Health's National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) to support and extend this important work...
  12. ncbi request reprint Use and assessment of complementary and alternative therapies by intravenous drug users
    Eric Manheimer
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21207, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:401-13. 2003
    ..There was a high level of self-perceived effectiveness of CAM therapies (4.1 on a scale of 1-5), and CAM users were likely to use CAM for reasons related to their addiction...
  13. pmc Development and classification of an operational definition of complementary and alternative medicine for the Cochrane collaboration
    L Susan Wieland
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 17:50-9. 2011
    ..Although aspects of our operational definition of CAM are open to revision, a standardized definition provides us with an objective, reproducible, and systematic method for defining and classifying CAM therapies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: acupuncture for osteoarthritis of the knee
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Kernan Hospital Mansion, Baltimore, Maryland 21207, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:868-77. 2007
    ..Knee osteoarthritis is a major cause of pain and functional limitation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cochrane for CAM providers: evidence for action
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 9:110-2. 2003
  16. pmc Adverse events of acupuncture: a systematic review of case reports
    Shifen Xu
    Acupuncture Department, Shanghai Municipal Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 200071, China Center for Integrative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, East Hall, 520 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:581203. 2013
    ..Although the route of infection had changed, infections were still the major complication of acupuncture. Clearly, guidelines such as Clean Needle Technique must be followed in order to minimize acupuncture AEs...
  17. pmc How well do randomized trials inform decision making: systematic review using comparative effectiveness research measures on acupuncture for back pain
    Claudia M Witt
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32399. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: acupuncture for low back pain
    Eric Manheimer
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21207, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:651-63. 2005
    ..Low back pain limits activity and is the second most frequent reason for physician visits. Previous research shows widespread use of acupuncture for low back pain...
  19. pmc Bibliometric and content analysis of the Cochrane Complementary Medicine Field specialized register of controlled trials
    L Susan Wieland
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Syst Rev 2:51. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to describe the sources and characteristics of citations included in the CAM Field specialized register...
  20. pmc Meditative therapies for reducing anxiety: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Kevin W Chen
    Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:545-62. 2012
    ..Although multiple reviews exist on the general health benefits of meditation, no review has focused on the efficacy of meditation for anxiety specifically...
  21. ncbi request reprint Chinese herbal medicine for severe acute respiratory syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jianping Liu
    International Health Research Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, United Kingdom
    J Altern Complement Med 10:1041-51. 2004
    ..To review randomized controlled trials (RCTs) evaluating the effects of Chinese herbal medicine for treating severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) systematically...
  22. ncbi request reprint Medicinal herbs for hepatitis C virus infection: a Cochrane hepatobiliary systematic review of randomized trials
    Jianping Liu
    The Cochrane Hepatobiliary Group, Copenhagen Trial Unit, Center for Clinical Intervention Research, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:538-44. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess beneficial and harmful effects of medicinal herbs for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  23. pmc Survey of public information about ongoing clinical trials funded by industry: evaluation of completeness and accessibility
    Eric Manheimer
    Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence based Healthcare, Brown University, 169 Angell Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    BMJ 325:528-31. 2002
    ..To evaluate the completeness and accessibility of public information about US clinical trials of drugs in development...
  24. ncbi request reprint Development of the Cochrane Collaboration's CENTRAL Register of controlled clinical trials
    Kay Dickersin
    New England Cochrane Center
    Eval Health Prof 25:38-64. 2002
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