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Acupuncture Points

Known as: Acupuncture Point, Acupoint, Acupoints 
An anatomic point, as defined by the Standard Acupuncture Nomenclature, that can be stimulated via various techniques, including the insertion and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Chronic constipation affects approximately 16% of the world's population (1), 17.1% of persons in Europe (2), 12% to 19% of those… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
In November 2007, the Society for Acupuncture Research (SAR) held an international symposium to mark the 10th anniversary of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Human and animal studies suggest that acupuncture produces many beneficial effects through the central nervous system. However… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Placebo-control of acupuncture is used to evaluate and distinguish between the specific effects and the non-specific ones. During… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • Zhi-qi Zhao
  • Progress in Neurobiology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 12354706
Acupuncture has been accepted to effectively treat chronic pain by inserting needles into the specific "acupuncture points… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND To our knowledge, verum acupuncture has never been directly compared with sham acupuncture and guideline-based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BackgroundAcupuncture stimulation elicits deqi, a composite of unique sensations that is essential for clinical efficacy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Acupuncture meridians traditionally are believed to constitute channels connecting the surface of the body to internal organs. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
During acupuncture treatments, acupuncture needles are manipulated to elicit the characteristic "de qi" reaction widely viewed as… Expand
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Review
1977
Review
1977
Trigger points associated with myofascial and visceral pains often lie within the areas of referred pain but many are located at… Expand
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