Acupuncture procedure

Known as: Acupuncture, Acupuncture Treatment, Therapy, Acupuncture 
Treatment of disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians. The placement varies with the disease being treated. It is sometimes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Acupuncture is an invasive procedure commonly used to relieve pain. Acupuncture is practiced worldwide, despite difficulties in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Acupuncture is a popular complementary and alternative treatment for chronic back pain. Recent European trials suggest… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Functional gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms are common in the general population. Especially, motor dysfunction of the GI tract and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Acupuncture is widely used by patients with low back pain, although its effectiveness is unclear. We investigated the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Acupuncture is widely used to prevent migraine attacks, but the available evidence of its benefit is scarce. OBJECTIVE… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Acupuncture is widely used by patients with chronic pain although there is little evidence of its effectiveness. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
For clinical trials of acupuncture, it would be desirable to have a sham procedure that is indistinguishable from the real… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Acupuncture treatment and control group interventions in parallel-group randomized trials of acupuncture are not always precisely… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In many randomised trials researchers measure a continuous variable at baseline and again as an outcome assessed at follow up… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND A problem acupuncture research has to face is the concept of a control group. If, in control groups, non-acupoint… (More)
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