Acupuncture Anesthesia

Known as: Anesthesia, Acupuncture, acupuncture anaesthesia, anaesthesia acupuncture 
Use of ACUPUNCTURE to block the afferent nerve impulses from reaching the brain to reduce the sensation of pain for surgery.
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1971-2017
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Although the use of acupuncture anesthesia for open heart surgery, which was introduced in China four decades ago, has… (More)
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2011
2011
Fig. 1. A child, fully awake and comfortable, undergoing open heart surgery for repair of a congenital ventricular septal defect… (More)
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2001
2001
thousand years in China and Japan; the earliest literary reference is in The Yellow Emperor’s book of internal medicine, dating… (More)
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1996
1996
  • W. Zhu, Z. Xu
  • Zhen ci yan jiu = Acupuncture research
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Acupuncture anesthesia sometimes fails to give sufficient analgesia which may be overcome by appropriate combination of non… (More)
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1988
1988
It has been claimed that the mechanism of acupuncture analgesia can be explained in part by endogenous opioids. If so, it might… (More)
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1979
1979
This article reports the utilization of acupuncture in combination with chemical anesthesia and neuromuscular relaxant for… (More)
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1977
1977
In order to evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture anesthesia for normal delivery, 32 parturients were selected and studied… (More)
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1976
1976
Forty-two patients who were to undergo plastic surgical procedures were asked whether they would accept acupuncture as a… (More)
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1976
1976
The pain reaction provoked by visceral traction has been one of the main problems to be solved in acupuncture anesthesia. By… (More)
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1975
1975
Four volunteers judged eight levels of thermal stimuli induced by a Hardy dolorimeter, varying in intensity from extremely… (More)
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