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 Acupuncture Usage - Addictions and Psychiatric Disorders: Current Bibliographies in Medicine: Acupuncture Usage - Addictions and Psychiatric Disorders 
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Selected Controlled Trials

Ackerman RW. The experience of women receiving auricular acupuncture treatment for chemical dependency during pregnancy [dissertation]. [Santa Barbara (CA)]: The Fielding Institute; 1994. 301 p.

Avants SK, Margolin A, Chang P, Kosten TR, Birch S. Acupuncture for the treatment of cocaine addiction. Investigation of a needle puncture control. J Subst Abuse Treat 1995 May-Jun;12(3):195-205.

Avants SK, Margolin A, Kosten TR. Cocaine abuse in methadone maintenance programs: integrating pharmacotherapy with psychosocial interventions. J Psychoactive Drugs 1994;26(2):137-46.

Buguet A, Sartre M, Le Kerneau J. [Continuous nocturnal automassage of an acupuncture point modifies sleep in healthy subjects]. Neurophysiol Clin 1995;25(2):78-83. (Fre).

Bullock ML, Umen AJ, Culliton PD, Olander RT. Acupuncture treatment of alcoholic recidivism: a pilot study. Alcohol Clin Exp Res 1987 Jun;11(3):292-5.

Cai ZM. Relation between the extent of distinctness of propagated sensation along channels and therapeutic effect of acupuncture on enuresis in Senegal patients. Chen Tzu Yen Chiu 1987;12 Suppl 2:65-6.

Clavel F, Benhamou S, Company-Huertas A, Flamant R. Helping people to stop smoking: randomised comparison of groups being treated with acupuncture and nicotine gum with control group. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1985 Nov 30;291(6508):1538-9.

Clavel F, Paoletti C. [A study of various smoking cessation programs based on close to 1000 volunteers recruited from the general population: 1-month results]. Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 1990;38(2):133-8. (Fre).

Clavel-Chapelon F, Paoletti C, Benhamou S. A randomised 2 x 2 factorial design to evaluate different smoking cessation methods. Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 1992;40(3):187-90.

Clavel-Chapelon F, Paoletti C, Benhamou S. Smoking cessation rates 4 years after treatment by nicotine gum and acupuncture. Prev Med 1997 Jan-Feb;26(1):25-8.

Cottraux J, Schbath J, Messy P, Mollard E, Juenet C, Collet L. Predictive value of MMPI scales on smoking cessation programs outcomes. Acta Psychiatr Belg 1986 Jul-Aug;86(4):463-9.

Gillams J, Lewith GT, Machin D. Acupuncture and group therapy in stopping smoking. Practitioner 1984 Mar;228(1389):341-4.

He D, Berg JE, Hostmark AT. Effects of acupuncture on smoking cessation or reduction for motivated smokers. Prev Med 1997;26(2):208-14.

Kane J, Di Scipio WJ. Acupuncture treatment of schizophrenia: report on three cases. Am J Psychiatry 1979 Mar;136(3):297-302.

Konefal J, Duncan R, Clemence C. Comparison of three levels of auricular acupuncture in an outpatient substance abuse program. Altern Med J 1995;2(5):8-17.

Konefal J, Duncan R, Clemence C. The impact of the addition of an acupuncture treatment program to an existing metro-Dade County outpatient substance abuse treatment facility. J Addict Dis 1994;13(3):71-99.

Lagrue G, Poupy JL, Grillot A, Ansquer JC. [Antismoking acupuncture. Short-term results of a double-blind comparative study (letter)]. Nouv Presse Med 1980 Mar 15;9(13):966. (Fre).

Lao HH. A retrospective study on the use of acupuncture for the prevention of alcoholic recidivism. Am J Acupunct 1995;23(1):29-33.

Law M, Tang JL. An analysis of the effectiveness of interventions intended to help people stop smoking. Arch Intern Med 1995 Oct 9;155(18):1933-41.

Leung AS. Acupuncture treatment of withdrawal symptoms. Am J Acupunct 1977;5(1):43-50.

Li QS, Liu ZY, Ma HJ, Lu YY, Fang YA, Hou YZ, Cao SH, Zhang ZH. A preliminary study on the mechanism of ear-acupuncture for withdrawal of smoking. J Tradit Chin Med 1987 Dec;7(4):243-7.

Lipton DS, Brewington V, Smith M. Acupuncture for crack-cocaine detoxification: experimental evaluation of efficacy. J Subst Abuse Treat 1994 May-Jun;11(3):205-15.

Luo H, Jia Y, Feng X, Zhao X, Tang LC. Advances in clinical research on common mental disorders with computer controlled electro-acupuncture treatment. Adv Exp Med Biol 1995;363:109-22.

Luo HC, Shen YC, Jia YK. [Clinical study of electro-acupuncture on 133 patients with depression in comparison with tricyclic amitriptyline]. Chung Hsi I Chieh Ho Tsa Chih 1988 Feb;8(2):77-80, 68. (Chi).

Luo HC, Shen YC, Zhou D, Jia YK. A comparative study of the treatment of depression by electroacupuncture and amitriptyline. Acupuncture 1990 Summer;1(2):20-6.

Man PL, Chuang MY. Acupuncture in methadone withdrawal. Int J Addict 1980 Aug;15(6):921-6.

Margolin A, Avants SK, Chang P, Birch S, Kosten TR. A single-blind investigation of four auricular needle puncture configurations. Am J Chin Med 1995;23(2):105-14.

Margolin A, Avants SK, Chang P, Kosten TR. Acupuncture for the treatment of cocaine dependence in methadone-maintained patients. Am J Addict 1993 Summer;2(3):194-201.

Margolin A, Chang P, Avants SK, Kosten TR. Effects of sham and real auricular needling: implications for trials of acupuncture for cocaine addiction. Am J Chin Med 1993;21(2):103-11.

Rampes H, Pereira S, Mortimer A, Manoharan S, Knowles M. Does electroacupuncture reduce craving for alcohol? A randomized controlled study. Complement Ther Med 1997;5(1):19-26.

Richard AJ, Montoya ID, Nelson R, Spence RT. Effectiveness of adjunct therapies in crack cocaine treatment. J Subst Abuse Treat 1995 Nov-Dec;12(6):401-13.

Riet GT, Kleijnen P, Knipschild P. A meta-analysis of studies into the effect of acupuncture on addiction. Br J Gen Pract 1990;40(338):379-82.

Steiner RP, Hay DL, Davis AW. Acupuncture therapy for the treatment of tobacco smoking addiction. Am J Chin Med 1982;10(1-4):107-21.

Vandevenne A, Rempp M, Burghard G, et al. [Study of the specific contribution of acupuncture to tobacco detoxication]. Sem Hop 1985;61(29):2155-60. (Fre).

Washburn AM, Fullilove RE, Fullilove MT, Keenan PA, McGee B, Morris KA, Sorensen JL, Clark WW. Acupuncture heroin detoxification: a single-blind clinical trial. J Subst Abuse Treat 1993 Jul-Aug;10(4):345-51.

White AR, Rampes H. Acupuncture in smoking cessation. In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews [database on CDROM]. Oxford: Update Software; 1997 [updated 1996 Nov 24]. [9 p.]. (The Cochrane Library; 1997 no. 2).

Worner TM, Zeller B, Schwarz H, Zwas F, Lyon D. Acupuncture fails to improve treatment outcome in alcoholics. Drug Alcohol Depend 1992 Jun;30(2):169-73.

Yang X, Liu X, Luo H, Jia Y. Clinical observation on needling extrachannel points in treating mental depression. J Tradit Chin Med 1994 Mar;14(1):14-8.

Zhang B. [A controlled study of clinical therapeutic effects of laser acupuncture for schizophrenia]. Chung Hua Shen Ching Ching Shen Ko Tsa Chih 1991 Apr;24(2):81-3, 124. (Chi).

Other Data

Alexander CN, Robinson P, Rainforth M. Treating and preventing alcohol, nicotine, and drug abuse through transcendental meditation: a review and statistical meta-analysis. Alcohol Treat Q 1994;11(1-2):13-87.

Andres G. Un homme angoisse. Rev Fr Acupunct 1983;9(35):43-4. (Fre).

Ballal SG, Khawaji YN. Auricular stimulation and acupuncture as an adjuvant to an anti-smoking programme: analysis of the results of a 1-year experience. Tuber Lung Dis 1992 Dec;73(6):396.

Blum K, Briggs AH, Trachtenberg MC, Delallo L, Wallace JE. Enkephalinase inhibition: regulation of ethanol intake in genetically predisposed mice. Alcohol 1987 Nov Dec;4(6):449-56.

Boscq C. Abord de la problematique alcoolique a partir d'un lieu de soins. Rev Fr Acupunct 1994;20(78):10-5. (Fre).

Boureau F, Willer JC. [Failure of naloxone to modify the anti-tobacco effect of acupuncture (author's transl)]. Nouv Presse Med 1978 Apr 22;7(16):1401. (Fre).

Bresler DE, Cohen JS, Kroening R, Levin N, Sadoff A. The potential of acupuncture for the behavioral sciences. Am Psychol 1975 Mar;30(3):411-4.

Brewington V, Smith M, Lipton D. Acupuncture as a detoxification treatment: an analysis of controlled research. J Subst Abuse Treat 1994 Jul-Aug;11(4):289-307.

Brigo B, Campacci R. [Antismoking treatment by needle puncture of the ear]. Riabilitazione 1980;13(4):191-7. (Ita).

Brumbaugh AG. Acupuncture: new perspectives in chemical dependency treatment. J Subst Abuse Treat 1993;10(1):35-43.

Bucek R. [Role of combined ear and body acupuncture in tobacco weaning and weight reduction]. Dtsch Z Akupunktur 1986;29(2):27-32. (Ger).

Bullock ML, Culliton PD, Olander RT. Controlled trial of acupuncture for severe recidivist alcoholism. Lancet 1989 Jun 24;1(8652):1435-9. Comment in: Lancet 1990 Jan 6;335(8680):20-1.

Bullock ML, Umen AJ, Culliton PD, Olander RT. Acupuncture treatment of alcoholic recividism: a pilot study. Am J Acupunct 1987;15(4):313-20.

Caione P, Nappo S, Capozza N, Minni B, Ferro F. [Primary enuresis in children. Which treatment today?] Minerva Pediatr 1994;46(10):437-43. (Ita).

Capozza N, Creti G, De Gennaro M, Minni B, Caione P. [The treatment of nocturnal enuresis. A comparative study between desmopressin and acupuncture used alone or in combination]. Minerva Pediatr 1991 Sep;43(9):577-82. (Ita).

Cazzullo CL, Rogora GA, Frigoli D, Morelli R. [Personal experience with acupuncture in psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine]. Minerva Med 1977;68(33):2295-307. (Ita).

Chen A. An introduction to sequential electric acupuncture (SEA) in the treatment of stress related physical and mental disorders. Acupunct Electrother Res 1992 Oct-Dec;17(4):273-83.

Chen GS. Enkephalin, drug addiction and acupuncture. Am J Chin Med 1977;5(1):25-30.

Cheng RS, Pomeranz B, Yu G. Electroacupuncture treatment of morphine-dependent mice reduces signs of withdrawal, without showing cross-tolerance. Eur J Pharmacol 1980 Dec 19;68(4):477-81.

Choy YM, Tso WW, Fung KP, Leung KC, Tsang YF, Lee CY, Tsang D. Suppression of narcotic withdrawals and plasma ACTH by auricular electroacupunture. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 1978 May 15;82(1):305-9.

Clavel F, Benhamou S. [Tobacco withdrawal. Comparison of the efficacy of various methods. Intermediate results of a comparative study]. Presse Med 1984 Apr 14;13(16):975-7. (Fre).

Clavel F, Benhamou S, Flamant R. Nicotine dependence and secondary effects of smoking cessation. J Behav Med 1987;10(6):555-8.

Clement-Jones V, McLoughlin L, Lowry PJ, et al. Acupuncture in heroin addicts: changes in met-enkephalin and beta-endorphin in blood and cerebrospinal fluid. Lancet 1979;2(8139):380-2.

Cocchi R, Fusari A, Favuto F, Lorini G. [Acupuncture, vital drugs and psychotropic agents in psychiatric patients. 50 cases]. Minerva Med 1978 Sep 22;69(44):3003-9. (Ita).

Cocchi R, Lorini G, Fusari A, Carrossino R. [Experience with detoxification and weaning of heroin addicts by means of acupuncture, gabergic drugs and psychopharmacologic agents in low doses]. Minerva Med 1979 May 19;70(24):1735-44. (Ita).

Cottraux JA, Harf R, Boissel JP, Schbath J, Bouvard M, Gillet J. Smoking cessation with behaviour therapy of acupuncture--a controlled study. Behav Res Ther 1983;21(4):417-24.

Cui M. Advanced in studies on acupuncture abstinence. J Tradit Chin Med 1996 Mar;16(1):65-9.

Cui M. Advances in studies on acupuncture abstinence. J Tradit Chin Med 1995 Dec;15(4):301-7.

Culliton PD, Kiresuk TJ. Overview of substance abuse acupuncture treatment research. J Altern Complement Med 1996 Spring;2(1):149-65.

Dale RA. Addictions and acupuncture: The treatment methods, formulae, effectiveness and limitations. Am J Acupunct 1993;21(3):247-66.

Dong JT. Research on the reduction of anxiety and depression with acupuncture. Am J Acupunct 1993;21(4):327-30.

Dung HC. Clinical experiences in using acupuncture to help smoking withdrawal. Int J Chin Med 1986;3(1):5-16.

Facchinetti F, Petraglia F, Nappi G, Martignoni E, Sinforiani, E, Bono G, Genazzani AR. Functional opioid activity variates according to the different fashion of alcohol abuse. Subst Alcohol Actions Misuse 1984-85;5(6):281-91.

Fazio LF. Effects of acupuncture treatments upon depressive affect [dissertation]. San Diego: California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego; 1982. 80 p.

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