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Table 2 Sources of advice

From: Unknotting night-time muscle cramp: a survey of patient experience, help-seeking behaviour and perceived treatment effectiveness

  Number of participants
General practitioner 51
Pharmacist 14
Podiatrist 8
Medical specialist 7
Family member or friend who is not a health professional 6
Physiotherapist 5
Naturopath 5
Internet 4
Chiropractor 3
Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner 2
Bowen therapist 1
Massage therapist 1
Health food herbalist 1
Health food shop assistant 1