The use of acupuncture in controlling the gag reflex in patients requiring an upper alginate impression: an audit

@article{Rosted2006TheUO,
  title={The use of acupuncture in controlling the gag reflex in patients requiring an upper alginate impression: an audit},
  author={Palle Rosted and Mads J. Bundgaard and Janice Fiske and Anne Marie Lynge Pedersen},
  journal={British Dental Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={201},
  pages={721-725}
}
Background A pronounced gag reflex (GR) can be a problem to both the acceptance and delivery of dental treatment. Despite a range of management strategies, some patients cannot accept even simple dental treatment. The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of acupuncture point CV-24 in controlling a profound gag reflex during dental treatment requiring an upper alginate impression.Method Members of the British Dental Acupuncture Society were invited to take part in an audit of the role of… CONTINUE READING
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