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  • Survey: 2012 NHIS - Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Starting Point: CAM Use and Conventional Health Care Use and Telling Doctors About CAM Use
  • Region: Nationwide (quick edit)
  • Topic: Telling Personal Health Care Providers About Child's CAM Use
  • Question: Children whose parents told providers about CAM use

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How many children's parents told their primary health care provider about their use of at least one CAM modality?
Told child’s personal health care provider about CAM useDid not tell child's personal health care provider about CAM useTotal %
C.I.(52.1 - 60.8)(39.2 - 47.9)
Sample Count427341
Pop. Est.2,589,2142,000,271

C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.

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With funding and direction from the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, the National Health Interview Survey Complementary and Alternative Medicine Supplement was conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau under the direction of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. CAHMI is responsible for the analyses, interpretations, presentations and conclusions included on this site.

Suggested citation format: National Health Interview Survey Complementary and Alternative Medicine Supplement. NHIS-CAM 2012. Data query from the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health website. Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from