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Table 2 Distribution of IM sessions by treatment type and circulatory system disease

From: The effectiveness of integrative medicine interventions on pain and anxiety in cardiovascular inpatients: a practice-based research evaluation

  Diseases of the circulatory system
  Anya Arteries, Arterioles & Capillaries Cerebrovascular Hypertension Ischemic heart disease Pulmonary circulation Other
No. of Cardiovascular Admissions with IM Therapy 6,589 427 863 4,207 1,278 481 3,365
No. of Total IM Sessions (%) 16,344 (100.0) 1,304 (100.0) 2,798 (100.0) 9,868 (100.0) 2,862 (100.0) 1,776 (100.0) 9,216 (100.0)
Bodywork (BW) (%) 7,477 (45.7) 638 (48.9) 1,479 (52.9) 4,455 (45.1) 1,359 (47.5) 947 (53.3) 4,554 (49.4)
Mind-Body and Energy Therapies (MBE) (%) 2,059 (12.6) 168 (12.9) 311 (11.1) 1,108 (11.2) 371 (13.0) 238 (13.4) 1,197 (13.0)
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) (%) 3,051 (18.7) 176 (13.5) 482 (17.2) 2,108 (21.4) 398 (13.9) 186 (10.5) 1,367 (14.8)
Combination Therapy (%) 3,757 (23.0) 322 (24.7) 526 (18.8) 2,197 (22.3) 734 (25.6) 405 (22.8) 2,098 (22.8)
  1. aIM sessions for patients with more than one circulatory system disease during an admission count under the ‘Any’ column as well as under the appropriate disease columns. As such, the sum of individual disease columns does not equal the sum of the ‘Any’ column.