Deqi sensations without cutaneous sensory input: results of an RCT

@inproceedings{Salih2010DeqiSW,
  title={Deqi sensations without cutaneous sensory input: results of an RCT},
  author={Norbert Salih and Petra I. Baeumler and Michael Simang and Dominik Irnich},
  booktitle={BMC complementary and alternative medicine},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Deqi is defined in relation to acupuncture needling as a sensory perception of varying character. In a recently published sham laser validation study, we found that subjects in the verum and the sham laser group experienced deqi sensations. Therefore, we aim to further analyze whether the perceptions reported in the two study arms were… CONTINUE READING