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Acupuncture therapy discipline

Known as: Acupuncture 
The occupational discipline of the traditional Chinese methods of ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY for treating disease by inserting needles along specific… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
BACKGROUND Although acupuncture is widely used for chronic pain, there remains considerable controversy as to its value. We aimed… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Soon after the discovery of lasers in the 1960s it was realized that laser therapy had the potential to improve wound healing and… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The Standards for Reporting Interventions in Clinical Trials of Acupuncture (STRICTA) were published in five journals in 2001 and… 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
  • Z. 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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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
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acupuncture, an ancient therapeutic technique, is emerging as an important modality of complementary medicine in the United… 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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