A Naturopathic Approach to the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of a Pragmatic Multi-Worksite Randomized Clinical Trail
A naturopathic approach to CVD primary prevention significantly reduced CVD risk over usual care plus biometric screening and reduced costs to society and employers in this multi-worksite—based study.
Feb 1, 2014
IMPACT - Integrative Medicine Primary Care Trial: Protocol for a Comparative Effectiveness Study of the Clinical and Cost Outcomes of an Integrative Primary Care Clinic Model
This study will use a combination of observational quantitative and qualitative methods to rigorously measure the health and healthcare utilization outcomes of the University of Arizona Integrative Health Center (UAIHC), an IM adult primary care clinic in Phoenix, Arizona.
Jan 1, 2014
If CIM is to be considered in broader healthcare strategies, its economic impact must be determined.
Mar 1, 2013
Economic Analysis of Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine: Considerations Raised by an Expert Panel
An international panel of experts was convened to examine the challenges faced in conducting economic analyses of Complementary, Alternative and Integrative Medicine CAIM).
Jan 1, 2013
Are Complementary Therapies and Integrative Care Cost-Effective? A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations
A comprehensive systematic review of economic evaluations of complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) to establish the value of these therapies to health reform efforts.
Jan 1, 2012
This article presents a step-by-step example of the use and testing of hypothesized curve shapes in the estimation of growth curves using hierarchical linear modeling for a small intervention study.
Jan 1, 2012