Acupuncture for the alleviation of lateral epicondyle pain: a systematic review.

@article{Trinh2004AcupunctureFT,
  title={Acupuncture for the alleviation of lateral epicondyle pain: a systematic review.},
  author={Kien Vinh Trinh and S Phillips and Enoch Ho and K Damsma},
  journal={Rheumatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={43 9},
  pages={1085-90}
}
OBJECTIVES Lateral epicondyle pain is a common complaint in North America. In the past 10 yr acupuncture has become increasingly recognized as an alternative treatment for pain, including epicondyle pain. This review evaluates the effectiveness of acupuncture as a treatment for lateral epicondylitis using the appropriate analysis. METHODS Online bibliographic database searches in any language from Medline, PsychINFO, CINAHL, Healthstar, PMID, CAM, EMBASE, Cochrane Database of Systematic… CONTINUE READING