Funding for this research was provided by:
National Health Association (NA)
Received: 17 May 2017
Accepted: 12 February 2018
First Online: 20 February 2018
Ethics approval and consent for participation
: This study was approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at the AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine (AOMA: 2015–002). The research was conducted in accordance with the approved protocol and complied with the standards of the Declaration of Helsinki. This study involved a retrospective review of existing data that was de-identified prior to analysis and was granted a waiver of informed consent by the AOMA IRB.
: Not applicable for this study.
: ACG is the director of the TrueNorth Health Center, president of the board of the TrueNorth Health Foundation, and member of the board of the National Health Association. He does not receive financial compensation for these roles. BCS and TRM are paid consultants for the TrueNorth Health Foundation, which is funded in part by the TrueNorth Health Center. JSF received funds from the National Health Association grant.
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