acupuncture needles

Known as: Acupuncture Needle, needle acupuncture 
A stainless steel needle that is slightly thicker than a human hair. Acupuncture needles are inserted through the skin at specific points on the body… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Peripheral joint osteoarthritis is a major cause of pain and functional limitation. Few treatments are safe and… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Acupuncture has been accepted to effectively treat chronic pain by inserting needles into the specific "acupuncture points… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
UNLABELLED Acupuncture is an established adjuvant analgesic modality for the treatment of chronic pain. Electrical stimulation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
To evaluate immediate effects of two different modes of acupuncture on motion-related pain and cervical spine mobility in chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
During acupuncture treatments, acupuncture needles are manipulated to elicit the characteristic "de qi" reaction widely viewed as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acupuncture, an ancient therapeutic technique, is emerging as an important modality of complementary medicine in the United… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
UNLABELLED It has been postulated that sensory stimulation (acupuncture) affects the cardiovascular system via the autonomic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To compare needle acupuncture, medication (tenoxicam with ranitidine), and spinal manipulation for managing chronic… (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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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The effects of acupuncture-like stimulation of the various segmental areas on gastric motility were examined in anesthetized rats… (More)
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