ERIC Number: EJ665717
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Physicians' and Patients' Attitudes toward Manual Medicine: Implications for Continuing Medical Education.
Stoll, Scott T.; Russo, David P.; Atchison, James W.
Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, v23 n1 p13-20 Win 2003
In a survey of 165 physicians and 166 patients, the majority felt that manual medicine (musculoskeletal manipulation) was safe, beneficial, and appropriate in primary care. Only 40% of physicians had relevant training; 56% were willing to pay to acquire appropriate continuing education credits. (Contains 23 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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