Acupuncture therapy. Comparative values in acute and chronic pain

E. A.M. Frost, C. Y. Hsu, D. Sadowsky

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Abstract

In acute pain (12 dental patients and 50 postoperative patients) the percentages of beneficial effect of acupuncture treatment were within the placebo effect. In chronic pain of disputable origin (headache and low back pain) acupuncture treatment had some effect.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)695-697
Number of pages3
JournalNew York State Journal of Medicine
Volume76
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1976
Externally publishedYes

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