Five Element Acupuncture

Known as: traditional acupuncture 
An ancient form of acupuncture based on the principle that there are five universal elements (wood, fire, earth, metal, and water) that affect a… (More)
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2013
2013
Electroacupuncture (EA) is a novel therapy based on traditional acupuncture combined with modern eletrotherapy that is currently… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine whether a short course of traditional acupuncture improves longer term outcomes for patients with… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cost effectiveness of acupuncture in the management of persistent non-specific low back pain. DESIGN… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES To test whether patients with persistent non-specific low back pain, when offered access to traditional acupuncture… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE There is some evidence for the efficacy of acupuncture in chronic low back pain, but it remains unclear which… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Laser acupuncture is defined as the stimulation of traditional acupuncture points with low-intensity, nonthermal laser… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Acupuncture has traditionally been used in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease in China and is increasingly… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Using an open randomised controlled study, we examined the effectiveness of manual and electroacupuncture on symptom… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy are troublesome symptoms for some women. We undertook a single blind randomized… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
In the history of Chinese medicine, Five Elements was one of the major doctrines influencing not only acupuncture but all aspects… (More)
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