Affiliation: University of South Australia
- Acupuncture for depressionC A Smith
School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, City East Campus, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 5001
Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2005..There is interest from the community in the use of self help and complementary therapies for depression. This review examined the currently available evidence supporting the use of acupuncture to treat depression...
- A randomized controlled trial of ginger to treat nausea and vomiting in pregnancyCaroline Smith
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
Obstet Gynecol 103:639-45. 2004..To estimate whether the use of ginger to treat nausea or vomiting in pregnancy is equivalent to pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6)...
- Naturopaths practice behaviour: provision and access to information on complementary and alternative medicinesCaroline Smith
School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
BMC Complement Altern Med 5:15. 2005..The aim of this study was to examine the practice behaviours of naturopaths in relation to both the provision of and access to information on complementary and alternative medicines (CAM)...
- Influence of acupuncture stimulation on pregnancy rates for women undergoing embryo transferCaroline Smith
School of Health Science, The University of South Australia, South Australia, Australia
Fertil Steril 85:1352-8. 2006..To evaluate the effects of acupuncture on clinical pregnancy rates for women undergoing ET...
- Acupuncture to treat nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy: a randomized controlled trialCaroline Smith
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Adelaide University, Adelaide, Australia
Birth 29:1-9. 2002..We undertook a single blind randomized controlled trial to determine whether acupuncture reduced nausea, dry retching, and vomiting, and improved the health status of women in pregnancy...
- A randomised comparative trial of yoga and relaxation to reduce stress and anxietyCaroline Smith
Centre for Allied Health Evidence, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
Complement Ther Med 15:77-83. 2007..To compare yoga and relaxation as treatment modalities at 10 and 16 weeks from study baseline to determine if either of modality reduces subject stress, anxiety, blood pressure and improve quality of life...
- A survey comparing TCM diagnosis, health status and medical diagnosis in women undergoing assisted reproductionMeaghan Coyle
The University of Adelaide, Australia
Acupunct Med 23:62-9. 2005..To date, there is no information describing the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) syndromes seen in women undergoing assisted reproductive technology, or relationships between TCM and Western medicine diagnoses...
- The use of complementary medicine and therapies by patients attending a reproductive medicine unit in South Australia: a prospective surveyMarcin Stankiewicz
Department of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, Flinders Medical Centre, South Australia, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:145-9. 2007..There is limited research describing the use of complementary medicines (CM) and therapies among patients with infertility...
- Prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine and use among children in South AustraliaCaroline Smith
School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 42:538-43. 2006..To determine the use of complementary and alternative medicines and therapies (CAM) and common treatment modalities in children...