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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… Expand
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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… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
PURPOSE To develop concise, patient-focussed, up to date, evidence-based, expert consensus recommendations for the management of… 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
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Acupuncture is widely used to prevent migraine attacks, but the available evidence of its benefit is scarce. OBJECTIVE… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Context Previous studies of acupuncture for osteoarthritis have had conflicting results. This may have occurred because most… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • T. Kaptchuk
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 18121328
Acupuncture is an important therapy in East Asian medicine (the traditional medicine of China, Japan, and Korea). Treating… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • A. Vickers, Douglas G Altman
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 33326109
In many randomised trials researchers measure a continuous variable at baseline and again as an outcome assessed at follow up… Expand
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… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine whether clinical trials originating in certain countries always have positive results. DATA SOURCES… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese method to treat diseases and relieve pain. We have conducted a series of studies to examine the… Expand
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