Vascular injuries caused by acupuncture.

  • David Bergqvist
  • Published 2008 in
    European journal of vascular and endovascular…


AIM To systematically review the literature on vascular injuries caused by acupuncture. METHOD Systematic literature search in Medline and PubMed. RESULTS Twentyone cases were identified and the majority developed symptoms in direct connection with the acupuncture treatment. Three patients died, two from pericardial tamponade and one from an… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2008.04.004


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@article{Bergqvist2008VascularIC, title={Vascular injuries caused by acupuncture.}, author={David Bergqvist}, journal={European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery}, year={2008}, volume={36 2}, pages={160-3} }