Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults aged 18 and over and sample children aged 4-17 who reported having at least one top alternative medicine (CAM) therapy and reported using at least one top CAM therapy to treat a specific health problem, symptom, or condition, COMTCONMOST reports the most important health problem, symptom, or condition for which chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation therapy was used.
For related variables and more information, please see TABDOM1, or use the search function or IPUMS NHIS drop-down menus.
- 2007: Sample adults age 18+ who have seen a practitioner for chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation during the past 12 months and have used chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation for at least one specific health problem or condition.
- 2012: Sample adults age 18+ and sample children ages 4-17 who have reported having at least one top CAM therapy and using this therapy to treat a specific health problem or condition.
- 2007, 2012