Repeated acupuncture treatment affects leukocyte circulation in healthy young male subjects: a randomized single-blind two-period crossover study.

@article{Kou2005RepeatedAT,
  title={Repeated acupuncture treatment affects leukocyte circulation in healthy young male subjects: a randomized single-blind two-period crossover study.},
  author={Wei Kou and John D. Bell and Isabel Gareus and Gustavo Pacheco-L{\'o}pez and Marion U. Goebel and Guenther Spahn and Michael Stratmann and Onno Eilard Janssen and Manfred Schedlowski and Gustav J. Dobos},
  journal={Brain, behavior, and immunity},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={318-24}
}
Acupuncture is the most popular component of traditional Chinese medicine in western countries, which has been widely used in the treatment of numerous medical conditions, e.g., pain, emesis or asthma. However, the effects of acupuncture on neuroendocrine and immune functions in humans remain unclear. Therefore, the present study was performed to analyse whether acupuncture treatment affects leukocyte circulation as well as plasma levels of cortisol and norepinephrine in humans. Ten healthy… CONTINUE READING

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