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Drug Injection at Acupuncture Points

An interesting recent development has been the use of certain kinds of drugs injected directly into acupuncture points. It has been found that the therapeutic dose for an injection can be reduced to between one-tenth and one-half the conventional dose….

Drug Injection at Acupuncture Points

An interesting recent development has been the use of certain kinds of drugs injected directly into acupuncture points. It has been found that the therapeutic dose for an injection can be reduced to between one-tenth and one-half the conventional dose….

Mechanism of the Acupuncture Effect

Western physicians as a group remain skeptical as to the effectiveness of acupuncture therapy and doubtful about the practicality of incorporating it into the main body of acceptable Western medical practice. Acupuncture analgesia is a case in point. M…

The Management of Chronic Pain with Acupuncture

The use of acupuncture for pain control is less controversial. In 1973, the New York State Commission on Acupuncture summarized its recommendation as follows: “Acupuncture may bring partial or total relief from some acute or chronic pain conditio…