Knowledge, attitude and practice of cupping therapy among Saudi patients attending primary healthcare in Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -

@article{Ghazi2016KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitude and practice of cupping therapy among Saudi patients attending primary healthcare in Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -},
  author={S. Ghazi},
  journal={International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health},
  year={2016},
  volume={5},
  pages={966-972}
}
  • S. Ghazi
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health
Background: The practice of Al-Hijamah has been part of Middle-Eastern cultural practice for thousands of years with citations dating back to the time of Hippocrates (400 BC). Up to date there are no scientifically approved research trials anywhere in the world which investigated the impact of cupping at a physiological level, although numerous small scale studies have been done promoting the benefits of cupping for various diseases. Objectives: To explore the knowledge, attitude, and… Expand
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