Acupuncture for symptom management of rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study

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We investigated the feasibility of a future acupuncture trial in the symptom management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Twenty-five patients meeting the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria were recruited and given 14 sessions of individualised acupuncture treatment for 6 weeks. Improvement in symptoms was assessed using ACR 20, 50 and 70; disease… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10067-007-0819-3

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