The mechanism of acupuncture and clinical applications.

@article{Caboglu2006TheMO,
  title={The mechanism of acupuncture and clinical applications.},
  author={Mehmet Tugrul Cab{\'y}oglu and Neyhan Ergene and Uner Tan},
  journal={The International journal of neuroscience},
  year={2006},
  volume={116 2},
  pages={
          115-25
        }
}
  • Mehmet Tugrul Cabýoglu, Neyhan Ergene, Uner Tan
  • Published in
    The International journal of…
    2006
  • Medicine
  • This study presents the result of the studies explaining the effects of acupuncture on various systems and symptoms. It has been determined that endomorphin-1, beta endorphin, encephalin, and serotonin levels increase in plasma and brain tissue through acupuncture application. It has been observed that the increases of endomorphin-1, beta endorphin, encephalin, serotonin, and dopamine cause analgesia, sedation, and recovery in motor functions. They also have immunomodulator effects on the… CONTINUE READING

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