Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Value associated with mindfulness meditation and moderate exercise intervention in acute respiratory infection: the MEPARI StudyDavid Rakel
Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53715, USA
Fam Pract 30:390-7. 2013..Acute respiratory infection (ARI) is among the most common, debilitating and expensive human illnesses. The purpose of this study was to assess ARI-related costs and determine if mindfulness meditation or exercise can add value...
- Perception of empathy in the therapeutic encounter: effects on the common coldDavid Rakel
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Patient Educ Couns 85:390-7. 2011..To evaluate the effects of patient-practitioner interaction on the severity and duration of the common cold...
- The salutogenesis-oriented session: creating space and time for healing in primary careDavid Rakel
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Explore (NY) 4:42-7. 2008..A salutogenesis-oriented session (SOS) honors relationship-centered care and will provide a unit that can then be studied to see if it has a positive influence on cost, quality of care, and provider satisfaction...
- Meditation or exercise for preventing acute respiratory infection: a randomized controlled trialBruce Barrett
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1100 Delaplaine Ct, Madison, WI 53715, USA
Ann Fam Med 10:337-46. 2012..This study was designed to evaluate potential preventive effects of meditation or exercise on incidence, duration, and severity of acute respiratory infection (ARI) illness...
- Themes of holism, empowerment, access, and legitimacy define complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine in relation to conventional biomedicineBruce 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."..
- Placebo, meaning, and healthBruce Barrett
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 777 South Mills, 53715, USA
Perspect Biol Med 49:178-98. 2006..These clinical actions can empower patients to seek greater health and may provide a healthful sense of being cared for...
- Optimal healers: igniting the spark and fanning the flame. Training academic medical faculty in optimal healingDavid Rakel
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Fitchburg, WI 53711, USA
J Altern Complement Med 10:S113-20. 2004..Resources and examples which can guide the creation of an optimal healing curriculum are provided...
- Behavioral and complementary approaches for the treatment of irritable bowel syndromeArnold Wald
Section of GI and Hepatology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Nutr Clin Pract 23:284-92. 2008....
- Using complementary and alternative medicine curricular elements to foster medical student self-awarenessWillam Elder
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
Acad Med 82:951-5. 2007....
- Creating expertise in health and healingDavid Rakel
J Am Board Fam Med 20:611. 2007