R L Nahin

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Severe Pain in Veterans: The Impact of Age and Sex, and Comparisons to the General Population
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Suite 401, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892 5475, USA Electronic address
    J Pain . 2016
  2. pmc Evidence-Based Evaluation of Complementary Health Approaches for Pain Management in the United States
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 91:1292-306. 2016
  3. pmc Out-Of-Pocket Expenditures on Complementary Health Approaches Associated With Painful Health Conditions in a Nationally Representative Adult Sample
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Electronic address
    J Pain 16:1147-62. 2015
  4. pmc Estimates of pain prevalence and severity in adults: United States, 2012
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Electronic address
    J Pain 16:769-80. 2015
  5. pmc Development of the adult and child complementary medicine questionnaires fielded on the National Health Interview Survey
    Barbara J Stussman
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:328. 2013
  6. pmc Disease severity is associated with the use of complementary medicine to treat or manage type-2 diabetes: data from the 2002 and 2007 National Health Interview Survey
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 5475, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:193. 2012
  7. pmc Health need and the use of alternative medicine among adults who do not use conventional medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5475, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:220. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Concomitant use of prescription drugs and dietary supplements in ambulatory elderly people
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1197-205. 2009
  9. pmc Health behaviors and risk factors in those who use complementary and alternative medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:217. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of herbal medicine and other dietary supplements in community-dwelling older people: Baseline data from the ginkgo evaluation of memory study
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1725-35. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Severe Pain in Veterans: The Impact of Age and Sex, and Comparisons to the General Population
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Suite 401, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892 5475, USA Electronic address
    J Pain . 2016
    ..7%; 22.9%; 15.9%; and 21.4%). Although Veterans (43.6%) were more likely than nonveterans (31.5%) to have joint pain, no difference was seen in the prevalence of severe pain associated with this condition...
  2. pmc Evidence-Based Evaluation of Complementary Health Approaches for Pain Management in the United States
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 91:1292-306. 2016
    ....
  3. pmc Out-Of-Pocket Expenditures on Complementary Health Approaches Associated With Painful Health Conditions in a Nationally Representative Adult Sample
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Electronic address
    J Pain 16:1147-62. 2015
    ..7 billion, SE = $.4 billion) were for visits to complementary providers. Annual condition-specific per person OOP costs varied from a low of $568 (SE = $144) for regular headaches to a high of $895 (SE = $163) for fibromyalgia...
  4. pmc Estimates of pain prevalence and severity in adults: United States, 2012
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Electronic address
    J Pain 16:769-80. 2015
    ..Associations were seen between pain severity and selected demographic variables including race, ethnicity, preferred language, sex, and age...
  5. pmc Development of the adult and child complementary medicine questionnaires fielded on the National Health Interview Survey
    Barbara J Stussman
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:328. 2013
    ..We hope this in-depth description enables policy makers and researchers to better judge the content validity and utility of the questionnaires and their resultant publications. ..
  6. pmc Disease severity is associated with the use of complementary medicine to treat or manage type-2 diabetes: data from the 2002 and 2007 National Health Interview Survey
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 5475, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:193. 2012
    ..However, none of these earlier studies attempted to identify predictors of CM use to treat diabetes among the populations sampled, nor looked for a relationship between CM use and diabetes severity...
  7. pmc Health need and the use of alternative medicine among adults who do not use conventional medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 6707 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5475, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:220. 2010
    ..To identify those factors that predict alternative medicine use in those not using conventional care, we employed the socio-behavioral model of healthcare utilization...
  8. doi request reprint Concomitant use of prescription drugs and dietary supplements in ambulatory elderly people
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1197-205. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Health behaviors and risk factors in those who use complementary and alternative medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:217. 2007
    ..In the present study we sought to determine whether the use of complementary and alternative medicine is associated with health behaviors or risk factors known to impact on health status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of herbal medicine and other dietary supplements in community-dwelling older people: Baseline data from the ginkgo evaluation of memory study
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1725-35. 2006
    ..To analyze baseline data from the Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory (GEM) study, in which information was collected on the use of all dietary supplements...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identifying and pursuing research priorities at the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2182, USA
    FASEB J 19:1209-15. 2005
    ..When applied with its other criteria, measures of disease burden aid identification and matching of NCCAM priorities with levels of support...
  12. ncbi request reprint Racing toward the integration of complementary and alternative medicine: a marathon or a sprint?
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:991-3. 2005
    ..The evidence base does not now support its wholesale assimilation; market forces, although compelling, should not be the primary consideration in integration...
  13. pmc Guidance from an NIH workshop on designing, implementing, and reporting clinical studies of soy interventions
    Marguerite A Klein
    Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Nutr 140:1192S-1204S. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Insomnia, trouble sleeping, and complementary and alternative medicine: Analysis of the 2002 national health interview survey data
    Nancy J Pearson
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 5475, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1775-82. 2006
    ..Some individuals with insomnia or trouble sleeping use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies to treat their condition, but the prevalence of such use and the most common types of CAM therapies selected are not known...
  15. ncbi request reprint National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine perspectives for complementary and alternative medicine research in cardiovascular diseases
    Shan S Wong
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:94-8. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Use of the best case series to evaluate complementary and alternative therapies for cancer: a systematic review
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bldg 31, Room 2B11, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Semin Oncol 29:552-62. 2002
    ..These data suggest that while well-documented BCS do have an impact on the research agenda, in general, additional rigor is needed during their compilation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Associations of gait speed and other measures of physical function with cognition in a healthy cohort of elderly persons
    Annette L Fitzpatrick
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, NE, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1244-51. 2007
    ..Recent evidence suggests that physical decline and slower gait may be associated with early signs of dementia, but more information on healthy older adults is needed...