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Acupuncture is an invasive procedure commonly used to relieve pain. Acupuncture is practiced worldwide, despite difficulties in… Expand PURPOSE
To develop concise, patient-focussed, up to date, evidence-based, expert consensus recommendations for the management of… Expand BACKGROUND
To our knowledge, verum acupuncture has never been directly compared with sham acupuncture and guideline-based… Expand CONTEXT
Acupuncture is widely used to prevent migraine attacks, but the available evidence of its benefit is scarce.
OBJECTIVE… Expand Context Previous studies of acupuncture for osteoarthritis have had conflicting results. This may have occurred because most… Expand Acupuncture is an important therapy in East Asian medicine (the traditional medicine of China, Japan, and Korea). Treating… Expand In many randomised trials researchers measure a continuous variable at baseline and again as an outcome assessed at follow up… Expand BACKGROUND
A problem acupuncture research has to face is the concept of a control group. If, in control groups, non-acupoint… Expand OBJECTIVE
To determine whether clinical trials originating in certain countries always have positive results.
DATA SOURCES… Expand Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese method to treat diseases and relieve pain. We have conducted a series of studies to examine the… Expand