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Table 2 Frequency of CAM treatment use, excluding 'other' CAM.

From: The use of CAM and conventional treatments among primary care consulters with chronic musculoskeletal pain

Treatment CAM users (Total n 116)
  n %
Glucosamine 44 38
Fish oil 41 35
Massage Therapy 16 14
Copper bracelets 15 13
Magnets 15 13
Electrotherapy 12 10
Chondroitin sulphate 10 9
Osteopathic manipulation 10 9
Acupuncture 9 8
Aromatherapy 9 8
Evening primrose 7 6
Weight loss program 5 4
Devil's claw 5 4
Relaxation 5 4
Pilates 4 3
Prayer 4 3
Lifestyle program 3 3
Ginger 3 3
Acupressure 3 3
Reflexology 3 3
Soft tissue mobilisation 3 3
Yoga 3 3
Homeopathy 3 3
Chiropractic 2 2
Feverfew extract 1 1
Turmeric 1 1
Myofascial release 1 1
Therapeutic touch 1 1
Guided Imagery 1 1
Pet Therapy 1 1
Energy Healing 1 1
Hydrotherapy 1 1