Welcome to the IN-CAM Health Outcomes Database
Access & Permissions
Important note on permission to use instruments: The developers of this database are not the owners of the tools. We do not advise on, and cannot provide permission for the use of specific instruments. Information on who to contact for permission to use an instrument—as well as possible costs—are provided under the "Extended Details" tab. You must contact the owners directly to address permissions, costs, and any copyright or other recognition issues not otherwise explained in the tool.
1. Develop and maintain a database of outcome measures of particular importance to Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and Integrative Health Care (IHC) effectiveness and efficacy research.
2. To facilitate access to outcome measures by providing practical information within a whole person perspective
3. Through the Framework of Health Outcome Domains, to assist researchers and practitioners in framing their approach (research or clinical) within a whole person perspective.
Detailed instructions on navigating the website and using the Framework of Outcome Domains are available in the