Integrative Health and Reasons for Using Complementary Interventions


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 17-006802
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 17-006802

About this study

The purpose of this study is to inform Integrative Health providers about the services that are being sought and to help inform our treatment teams so they can guide patients to appropriate resources.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient who sought Integrative Medicine Consults at Mayo Clinic, Arizona

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Patients who sought Integrative Medicine Consults in Rochester or Florida.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Noel Arring, D.N.P., R.N., O.C.N.

Closed-enrolling by invitation

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Not open to everyone who meets the eligibility criteria, but only those invited to participate by the study team.

Contact information:

Noel Arring D.N.P., R.N., O.C.N.