WHO Standard Acupuncture Point Locations

  title={WHO Standard Acupuncture Point Locations},
  author={Sabina Lim},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
'WHO Standard Acupuncture Point Locations in the Western Pacific Region (WHO Standard) was released in 2008. Initially, there were 92/361 controversial acupuncture points (acupoints). Through seven informal consultations and four task force team meetings, 86 points were agreed upon among the 92 controversial acupoints, leaving 6 remaining controversial acupoints, demanding active research in the future. This will enhance the reproducibility and validity of acupuncture studies. It will also lead… CONTINUE READING
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