Long term follow up of breast cancer patients treated with acupuncture for hot flashes

@inproceedings{Hervik2014LongTF,
  title={Long term follow up of breast cancer patients treated with acupuncture for hot flashes},
  author={Jill Brook Hervik and Odd Mj{\aa}land},
  booktitle={SpringerPlus},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE Short term effects of acupuncture treatment for hot flashes (HF) in breast cancer patients have been demonstrated in several studies, including a randomized controlled trial, by the present authors. Results for the first 59 Tamoxifen medicated women receiving a 10 week course of acupuncture treatment have already been published. A significant reduction in the number of hot flashes was demonstrated both day and night, for up to three months following treatment in the women receiving… CONTINUE READING