Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by Korean Breast Cancer Women: Is It Associated with Severity of Symptoms?

Table 5

Modalities of CAM used.

CAM%

Dietary, nutritional therapy
 Mushrooms9046.6
 Ginseng10353.4
 Beans8443.5
 Kale, Onion juice5428.0
Biological supplements
 Vitamins7840.4
 Medicinal herbs (aloe, dandelion)2211.4
 Supplements for blood circulation178.8
 Shark cartilage, Chitosan105.2
Mind-body interventions
 Prayer, Meditation, Zen6634.2
 Exercise, Yoga10453.9
 Psychotherapy147.3
 Breathing42.1
Manipulative and body-based therapies
 Massage3920.2
 Sujichim (Korean hand acupuncture)10.5
 Acupressure63.1
 Chiropractic (Chuna therapy)21.0
Alternative medicine
 Acupuncture4322.3
 Traditional Korean Herbal Medicine4523.3
 Moxibustion and Cupping147.3
 Physiotherapy00
 Other31.6