What is the evidence for the use of acupuncture as an intervention for symptom management in cancer supportive and palliative care: an integrative overview of reviews

@article{Towler2013WhatIT,
  title={What is the evidence for the use of acupuncture as an intervention for symptom management in cancer supportive and palliative care: an integrative overview of reviews},
  author={P. Towler and A. Molassiotis and S. Brearley},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2013},
  volume={21},
  pages={2913-2923}
}
PurposeThis study aims to systematically appraise the evidence for the use of acupuncture for symptom management in cancer and supportive care and to identify recommendations for clinical practice and future research.MethodsA systematic search was carried out to identify reviews of the use of acupuncture in cancer supportive and palliative care, using MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, Web of Science, Cochrane Library, British Nursing Index, Index to Theses, Dissertations and Theses (via Proquest) and… Expand
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