Acupuncture: a clinical review.

  title={Acupuncture: a clinical review.},
  author={Victor S. Sierpina and Moshe A Frenkel},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  volume={98 3},
This article summarizes the research base, probable mechanism of actions, and clinical applications of acupuncture. It offers the clinician a deeper understanding of appropriate conditions for which acupuncture may be useful, outlines how to integrate acupuncture into a clinical practice, and describes referral and training issues.