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Acupuncture - References

Citations

  1. Vickers AJ, et al. (2004). Acupuncture for chronic headache in primary care: Large, pragmatic, randomised trial. BMJ, 328(7442): 744–749.

  2. Berman BM, et al. (2004). Effectiveness of acupuncture as adjunctive therapy in osteoarthritis of the knee. Annals of Internal Medicine, 141(12): 901–910.

  3. Acupuncture (2006). Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics, 48(1234): 38–39.

  4. Haake M, et al. (2007). German acupuncture trials (GERAC) for chronic low back pain. Archives of Internal Medicine, 167(17): 1892–1898.

  5. Furlan AD, et al. (2005). Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1).

Other Works Consulted

  • Acupuncture (2006). Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics, 48(1234): 38–39.

  • Cui CL, et al. (2008). Acupuncture for the treatment of drug addiction. Neurochemical Research, 33(10): 2013–2022.

  • Ergil KV (2006). Chinese medicine. In MS Micozzi, ed., Fundamentals of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, 3rd ed., pp. 375–417. St. Louis: Elsevier Saunders.

  • Freeman L (2009). Acupuncture. In Mosby's Complementary and Alternative Medicine: A Research-Based Approach, 3rd ed., pp. 310–346. St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

  • Lu L, et al. (2009). Traditional medicine in the treatment of drug addiction. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 35(1): 1–11.

  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (2011). Backgrounder. Acupuncture: An introduction. (NCCAM Publication No. D404). Available online: http://nccam.nih.gov/health/acupuncture/introduction.htm.

  • Nolting MH (2013). Acupuncture. In JE Pizzorno, MT Murray, eds., Textbook of Natural Medicine, 4th ed., pp. 242–247. St. Louis: Mosby.

  • Sierpina VS, Frenkel MA (2005). Acupuncture: A clinical review. Southern Medical Journal, 98(3): 331–377.

  • Yang CH, et al. (2008). A possible mechanism underlying the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of drug addiction. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 5(3): 257–266.

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