Research Projects - Mind-Body and Alternative Medical Systems

Acupuncture

  1. Acupuncture for the treatment of non-cyclical breast pain: A pilot study
    • Status: Enrolling subjects
  2. Acupuncture for hot flashes: a randomized, sham-controlled clinical study
  3. Acupuncture for the treatment of fibromyalgia
  4. Efficacy of acupuncture in prevention of postoperative nausea in cardiac surgery patients

Ambience Therapy (Mannheim Steamroller)

  1. Ambience Therapy (Mannheim Steamroller) in the post-surgical setting
    • Status: Enrolling participants
  2. Music and Nature Sounds
    • Status: Completed, Manuscript submitted

Meditation

  1. Biofeedback-assisted meditation
    • Status: Completed
  2. Feasibility and ease of use of a novel paced-breathing meditation program
    • Status: Enrolling participants
  3. Meditation for stem cell transplant
    • Status: Enrolling participants
  4. Meditation in healthy volunteers
    • Status: Completed
  5. Measurement of quality of life and participant experience with the mindfulness-based stress reduction program

Paced Breathing

  1. Paced breathing for hot flashes in breast cancer
    • Status: Enrolling participants

Stress Management

  1. Resilience training for physicians
    • Status: Completed
  2. Stress Management for Breast Cancer Survivors
    • Status: Enrolling participants
  3. Integrative Management Approach to Anxiety Reduction and Increased Patient Satisfaction during Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    • Status: Under development

Yoga

  1. A holistic therapeutic approach for the treatment of patients with bronchial asthma
    • Status: Completed
  2. Yoga-Based Program from employee quality of life
    • Status: Completed, Manuscript submitted
  3. Effect of yoga on cancer-related fatigue
    • Status: Under development