A primer on acupuncture.

  title={A primer on acupuncture.},
  author={V S Cadwell},
  journal={Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official publication of the Emergency Department Nurses Association},
  volume={24 6},
  • V S Cadwell
  • Published 1998 in
    Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official…
Because of its effectiveness in providing relief for a wide variety of disorders and symptoms, acupuncture treatment is becoming widely accepted as an alternative therapy. Indeed, 40% of Americans are reported to have sought some type of nonconventional therapy in the previous year. Although the theory and beliefs about the acupuncture process are complex and may require a different way of thinking about health and harmony, it is important that health care professionals increase their knowledge… CONTINUE READING