Acupuncture Analgesia

Known as: Analgesia, Acupuncture 
Analgesia produced by the insertion of ACUPUNCTURE needles at certain ACUPUNCTURE POINTS on the body. This activates small myelinated nerve fibers in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Controversy remains regarding the mechanisms of acupuncture analgesia. A prevailing theory, largely unproven in humans, is that… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Acupuncture has been accepted to effectively treat chronic pain by inserting needles into the specific "acupuncture points… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Recent advances in placebo research have demonstrated the mind's power to alter physiology. In this study, we combined an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Previous studies have defined low-frequency, spatially consistent networks in resting fMRI data which may reflect functional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This purpose of this article is to contrast the analgesic efficacy of acupuncture following dental surgery with the analgesic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To characterize the central nervous system (CNS) pathway for acupuncture stimulation in the human brain by using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Forty-six diabetic patients with chronic painful peripheral neuropathy were treated with acupuncture analgesia to determine its… (More)
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1984
1984
A psychophysical analysis of acupuncture analgesia was carried out in which low back pain patients made visual analogue scale… (More)
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1980
1980
The role played by central neurotransmitters in acupuncture analgesia was evaluated by correlating neurochemical changes in… (More)
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1976