Treatment of fibromyalgia with formula acupuncture: investigation of needle placement, needle stimulation, and treatment frequency.

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OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to investigate whether typical acupuncture methods such as needle placement, needle stimulation, and treatment frequency were important factors in fibromyalgia symptom improvement. DESIGN/SETTINGS/SUBJECTS: A single-site, single-blind, randomized trial of 114 participants diagnosed with fibromyalgia for at least 1… (More)

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@article{Harris2005TreatmentOF, title={Treatment of fibromyalgia with formula acupuncture: investigation of needle placement, needle stimulation, and treatment frequency.}, author={Richard E. Harris and Xiaoming Tian and David A. Williams and Thomas X Tian and Thomas R. Cupps and Frank W Petzke and Kimberly H Groner and Pinaki Biswas and Richard H. Gracely and Daniel J. Clauw}, journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine}, year={2005}, volume={11 4}, pages={663-71} }