Title

Integrative Rehabilitation: Focus on Multiple Sclerosis

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

6-1-2010

Comments

Georgia Tetlow, MD, FAAPMR is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician and an Integrative Medicine Fellow at Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and completed her rehabilitation residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia.

This lecture was delivered as part of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine's Grand Rounds series on June 1, 2010. Copyright 2010 by Georgia Tetlow, MD, FAAPMR.

The streaming video presentation lasts approximately 44 minutes.

Abstract

Overall goals and objectives:

1. Describe challenges of conducting a Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) of a food supplement.

2. Learn cost saving strategies in conducting a food supplement RCT.

3. Describe challenges of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) research from the perspective of the patient.

4. Define three research designs applicable to CAM research.