Effect of acupuncture on heart rate variability in primary dysmenorrheic women.

@article{Kim2011EffectOA,
  title={Effect of acupuncture on heart rate variability in primary dysmenorrheic women.},
  author={Eunsook Kim and Jung-Hoon Cho and Woo Sang Jung and Sanghoon Lee and Sok Cheon Pak},
  journal={The American journal of Chinese medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={243-9}
}
Primary dysmenorrhea is a common gynecological complaint among young women that is related to an autonomic nervous system (ANS) disturbance. Acupuncture is one of several therapeutic approaches for primary dysmenorrhea, since it can modulate ANS function. The heart rate variability (HRV) parameters such as high frequency (HF), low frequency (LF) and LF/HF… CONTINUE READING