holistic/homoeopathic care RE: chiropractic care

  1. First of all; just want to say how great all of you are, and what a great resource this site is to me.

    I am taking a class in directed study and I have to collect information about holistic/homoeopathic nursing. I am focusing on nursing and chiropractic care.

    If you could please look over this short questionnaire and answer it. I fully understand if you do not want to answer all these questions so skip any you do now like. Thank you in advance for your time and help.

    Matthew

    1. Location of practice? (State, country, providence...)
    2. What is your specialty area?
    3. What is your education level?
    4. Do you use holistic/homoeopathic nursing in your practice? How?
    5. What are your current thoughts towards chiropractic care?
    6. Do you or have you used chiropractic care? What was the outcome?
    7. Do you or would you suggest a patient seek chiropractic care?
    8. (If applies) What could chiropractors do to increase your respect/opinion towards their profession?
    9. Would you work as part of a multi-discipline that included chiropractic care?
    10. Anything you would like to add.
    11. THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP
    Last edit by mrdoc2005 on Apr 5, '05
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  2. 5 Comments

  3. by   nanna4
    1.Oklahoma
    2.NICU
    3.RN/ADN +
    4.yes, parent teaching,
    5.for it!
    6.have in past for migraines
    7.yes
    8.
    9.also for ear infections in 9 mo. old (never had another infection)

    I have been to some who seem more "quackish" whatever that means as well as some who are strictly in it for the money.
  4. by   TMPaul
    Quote from mrdoc2005
    First of all; just want to say how great all of you are, and what a great resource this site is to me.

    I am taking a class in directed study and I have to collect information about holistic/homoeopathic nursing. I am focusing on nursing and chiropractic care.

    If you could please look over this short questionnaire and answer it. I fully understand if you do not want to answer all these questions so skip any you do now like. Thank you in advance for your time and help.

    Matthew

    1. Location of practice? (State, country, providence...)
    2. What is your specialty area?
    3. What is your education level?
    4. Do you use holistic/homoeopathic nursing in your practice? How?
    5. What are your current thoughts towards chiropractic care?
    6. Do you or have you used chiropractic care? What was the outcome?
    7. Do you or would you suggest a patient seek chiropractic care?
    8. (If applies) What could chiropractors do to increase your respect/opinion towards their profession?
    9. Anything you would like to add.
    10. THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP
    1. Tennessee
    2. Nurse Practitioner in Adult Medicine
    3. PhD in Holisitc Health Sciences
    4. Yes, I refer to holistic practitioners quite often. We use chiropractors for Worker's Comp back injuries as well.
    5. I feel strongly that Chiropractic care is beneficial as an adjunct to traditional medical care.
    6. I use Chiropractic care quite often with excellent results.
    I refer my patients to Chiropractic care often.
  5. by   zenman
    1. Location of practice? (State, country, providence...)

    Waianae & Honolulu, Hawaii

    2. What is your specialty area?

    Chronic pain, rehab, psych, Asian bodywork

    3. What is your education level?

    MSN, MBA

    4. Do you use holistic/homoeopathic nursing in your practice? How?

    Yep. Bodywork, imagery, exercises, nutrition

    5. What are your current thoughts towards chiropractic care?

    Some is ok, some far out regarding claims.

    6. Do you or have you used chiropractic care? What was the outcome?

    Used it in the past for back pain. Worked fine.

    7. Do you or would you suggest a patient seek chiropractic care?

    I prefer bodywork first but if patient wants chiropractic care, that's fine.

    8. (If applies) What could chiropractors do to increase your respect/opinion towards their profession?

    Don't make claims that chiro can cure everything under the sun.

    9. Anything you would like to add.

    Nope
  6. by   mrdoc2005
    Thank you for taking the time to answer these questions for me.

    Thanks,
    Matt
  7. by   happthearts
    [QUOTE=mrdoc2005]First of all; just want to say how great all of you are, and what a great resource this site is to me.

    I am taking a class in directed study and I have to collect information about holistic/homoeopathic nursing. I am focusing on nursing and chiropractic care.

    If you could please look over this short questionnaire and answer it. I fully understand if you do not want to answer all these questions so skip any you do now like. Thank you in advance for your time and help.

    Matthew My husband is a DC

    1. My husbands Location of practice? SLC
    2. What is your specialty area? Chriopratic
    3. What is your education level? Doctor of Chriopratic
    4. Do you use holistic/in your practice? yes by puting the body in balance some chrioprators use supplements as well my husband sends to a TCM if there intrested in that.
    5. What are your current thoughts towards chiropractic care? Great my husband has worked with some real diffucult cases and got them all back to work even de-gloveing injuries.
    Worked with a kid who MD had said was a paraplegic My husband had the kid work to where he could tranfer himself and do self care ,dress himself The kid worked out every day and they found response in the Right foot that the MD totally missed. I have seen with another famous DC in Califorina who helped a girl who had CP to walk .She had been slumped over in her chair drooling for years in that chair ,where the family restrain her so she could set up-right in the chair.When I saw that girl not drooling walking with chruthes out of that clinic I became a beliver .
    6. Do you or have you used chiropractic care? yes What was the outcome? good
    7. Do you or would you suggest a patient seek chiropractic care?Yes and have and not just to my husband .
    8. (If applies) What could chiropractors do to increase your respect/opinion towards their profession? Other Chrioprators doing what my husband does like haveing the Pts do alot of self care teaching there Pt's haveing them exerices to prevent furture injury.Thus Getting well faster.
    9. Anything you would like to add.
    I often tease DC's when they ask me at fairs and shuch if I want a free spinal exam and ask me if I have gone to a chrioprator I say yes and I sleep with one every night.Literally :blushkiss

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