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Acupuncture - References

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

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

Other Works Consulted

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

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

  • 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.

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

  • Ergil KV (2011). Traditional medicines of China. In M Micozzi, ed., Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 4th ed., pp. 373–402. St. Louis: Saunders.

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

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

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  • 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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    Last Updated: June 11, 2013
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