D 04 Alternative Health Practices

Tuesday, 13 July 2010: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Sharon Tucker, RN, Department of Nursing, Division of Nursing Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
1:45 PM
Anxiolytic Effects of L-Theanine: A Component of Green Tea, when Combined with Midazolam, in the Male Sprague-Dawley Rat

Thomas E. Ceremuga, BA, BSN, MSN, PhD
Graduate School, Academy of Health Sciences, AMEDDC&S, US Army Graduate Program in Anesthesia Nursing, Fort Sam Houston, TX

2:05 PM
Diabetes and Meridian Energy

Sheng-Miauh Huang
School of Nursing, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Li-Yin Chien, ScD
Institute of Clinical and Community Health Nursing, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Chen-Jei Tai, MD, PhD
Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital & Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan

2:25 PM
Yoga Improved Sleep Quality and Decreased Depression of Elders in Long-Term Care Facilities

Kuei-Min Chen, RN, PhD1
Ming-Hsien Chen, MSW2
Mei-Hui Lin, RN, MS1
Jue-Ting Fan, RN, MS1
Huey-Shyan Lin, PhD1
Chun-Huw Li, RN, MS3
1School of Nursing, Fooyin University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2Social Affairs Bureau of Kaohsiung City Government, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
3Department of Nursing, Yuhing Junior College of Health Care and Management, Kaohsiung, Taiwan