Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for idiopathic Parkinson's disease: a systematic review.

@article{Lam2008EfficacyAS,
  title={Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for idiopathic Parkinson's disease: a systematic review.},
  author={Yuen Chi Lam and Wan Fung Kum and Siva Sundara Kumar Durairajan and Jia Hong Lu and Sui Cheung Man and Min Xu and Xiao Fei Zhang and Xian Zhang Huang and Min Li},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={663-71}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the efficacy and safety of acupuncture therapy (monotherapy or adjuvant therapy), compared with placebo, conventional interventions, or no treatment in treating patients with idiopathic Parkinson's disease (IPD). DATA SOURCES International electronic database: (1) The Cochrane Controlled Trials Register, (2) Academic Search Premier, (3) ACP Medicine, Alternative Medicine, (4) CINAHL, (5) EBM Reviews, (6) EMBASE, (7) MEDLINE, (8) OLD MEDLINE, (9) ProQuest Medical Library… CONTINUE READING

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