• The use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with diabetes mellitus in Bahrain: a cross-sectional study.

      Khalaf, Abeer J; Whitford, David L; Department of Family & Community Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain, PO Box 15503, Busaiteen, Kingdom of Bahrain. dwhitford@rcsi-mub.com (2010)
      CAM use is widespread, especially among patients with diabetes. The Gulf States have a high prevalence of diabetes, alongside a long tradition of CAM use. The aim of this study is to establish the prevalence of CAM use among patients with diabetes mellitus in Bahrain and to examine the characteristics of the CAM users.