Explore the latest in complementary and alternative medicine from The JAMA Network, including empirical tests of diet, vitamins, integrative medicine, and more.
This systematic review and meta-analysis outlines the evidence for nonpharmacological interventions for postoperative pain management after total knee arthroplasty.
This randomized clinical trial estimates the efficiency of dietary supplementation containing lutein, zeaxanthin, ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids, and vitamins to increase the density of macular pigment in first-generation offspring of parents with neovascular age-related macular degeneration.
This nonrandomized crossover trial evaluated associations between biotin supplement ingestion and the accuracy of common diagnostic assays that rely on biotinylation, such as tests of thyroid function, vitamin D, and prostate specific antigen.
This Viewpoint discusses how arts-based medical therapies can improve patient quality of life and health care outcomes.
This review examines optimal medical therapy as secondary prevention for patients with known coronary artery disease.
This cross-sectional survey describes differences in attitudes and beliefs regarding laboratory testing among various physician and nonphysician health care providers.
This case series examines 18 employees of a company that produced herbal medicines who experienced unusual pruritic dermatitis.
This 2 × 2 factorial trial compared the effects of active vs sham acupuncture and of clomiphene vs placebo on live births among Chinese women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of electroacupuncture vs sham electroacupuncture on urinary leakage among women with stress urinary incontinence.
This study uses NHANES data to assess trends in supplemental vitamin D intake of 1000 IU or more and 4000 IU or more daily between 1999 and 2014.
This Viewpoint argues that abandoning opioids on principal may be premature and could harm patients successfully treating their chronic pain with opioids.
This analysis presents data on medical marijuana laws, cannabis use, and cannabis use disorders from 3 US national surveys conducted approximately 10 years apart.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effectiveness of hypnotherapy by means of home-based self-exercises using a CD with that of individual hypnotherapy performed by qualified therapists.