Variability in the diagnosis and point selection for persons with frequent headache by traditional Chinese medicine acupuncturists.

@article{Coeytaux2006VariabilityIT,
  title={Variability in the diagnosis and point selection for persons with frequent headache by traditional Chinese medicine acupuncturists.},
  author={Remy R. Coeytaux and Wunian Chen and Catherine E Lindemuth and Yanmin Tan and Aimee C Reilly},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 9},
  pages={863-72}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to compare Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) pattern diagnosis and acupuncture point selection for persons with frequent headache, as ascribed by three highly trained, licensed acupuncturists. METHODS Thirty-seven (37) study participants with frequent headaches were independently evaluated by three licensed acupuncturists trained in TCM. The acupuncturists identified the meridians and type of dysfunction they believed were contributing to study… CONTINUE READING

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