Acupuncture in Modern Medicine

Title

Acupuncture in Modern Medicine

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Description

This book contains four integrated sections: 1) Acupuncture Research; 2) New Developments in Acupuncture; 3) Acupuncture Therapy for Clinical Conditions and 4) Assessment and Accessibility in Acupuncture Therapy. Section 1 provides updates on acupuncture research. From acupuncture effects in modulation of immune system to the role of nitric oxide in acupuncture mechanisms, chapters in this section offer readers the newest trends in acupuncture research. Section 2 summarizes new developments in acupuncture. The included chapters discuss new tools and methods in acupuncture such as laser acupuncture, sham needles, and new technologies. Section 3 discusses acupuncture therapy for clinical conditions. The chapters in this section provide comprehensive and critical views of acupuncture therapy and its application in common clinical practice. Section 4 takes a new look at the issues related to assessment and accessibility in acupuncture therapy. These issues are central to developing new standards for outcome assessment and policies that will increase the accessibility to acupuncture therapy. -- From the Publisher

ISBN

9789535110200

Publication Date

2013

Publisher

InTech

City

Rijeka, Croatia

Keywords

Acupuncture Therapy--trends; Acupuncture

Disciplines

Alternative and Complementary Medicine

Comments

This is an open access publication. Follow the link for access.

Acupuncture in Modern Medicine