Join Now!      Login

Whole Person Wellness Program
 
healthy.net Wellness Model
Skip Navigation Links
 
 
FREE NEWSLETTER
   
   
   
 
Health Centers
Key Services
 
Medicial Mistakes?
How many people each year suffer some type of preventable harm that contributes to their death after a hospital visit?
from 46,000 to 78,000
from 78,000 to 132,000
from 132,000 to 210,000
from 210,000 to 440,000

 
 
 Acupuncture Usage - Research Methods: Current Bibliographies in Medicine
Acupuncture Usage
Research Methods
 
 
National Institutes of Health ©
Selected Controlled Trials

Ceccherelli F, Ambrosio F, Manani G, Zanardi L, Giusti P. [Proposed method for double-blind study of reflexotherapy phenomena]. Minerva Med 1980 Mar 31;71(12):919-22. (Ita).

Ernest E. Complementary therapies, the baby, and the bath water [letter]. Br J Rheumatol 1995 May;34(5):479-80.

Ernst E, White AR. A review of problems in clinical acupuncture research. Am J Chin Med 1997;25(1):3-11.

Gabriel SE, Bombardier C. Clinical trials in fibrositis: a critical review and future directions. J Rheumatol Suppl 1989 Nov;19:177-9.

Hammerschlag R, Morris MM. Clinical trials comparing acupuncture to biomedical standard care: a criteria-based evaluation. Complement Ther Med. Forthcoming 1997.

Hayhoe S. Acupuncture placebo in non-painful disease. Acupunct Med 1996;14(1):1.

Kubiena G. [Considerations of the placebo problem in acupuncture. Reflections on usefulness, ethical justification, standardization and differentiated use of placebos in acupuncture]. Wien Klin Wochenschr 1989 May 12;101(10):362-7. (Ger).

Liu Y, Varela M, Oswald R. The correspondence between some motor points and acupuncture. Am J Chin Med 1975;3(4):347-58.

Mark LC. Double-blind studies of acupuncture. JAMA 1973 Sep 17;225(12):1532.

Patel MS. Problems in the evaluation of alternative medicine. Soc Sci Med 1987;25(6):669-78.

Schnorrenberger CC. [Discussion. The scientific response to 'Acupuncture: The position paper of the National Council Against Health Fraud (NCAHF)']. Dtsch Z Akupunkt 1995;38(2):44-50. (Ger).

Vincent CA. Acupuncture as a treatment for chronic pain. In: Lewith GT, Aldridge D, editors. Clinical research methodology for complementary therapies. London: Hodder and Stoughton; 1993. p. 289-308.

Vincent CA, Richardson PH. The evaluation of therapeutic acupuncture: concepts and methods. Pain 1986 Jan;24(1):1-13.

Vincent CA, Richardson PH, Black JJ, Pither CE. The significance of needle placement site in acupuncture. J Psychosom Res 1989;33(4):489-96.

Other Data

Acupuncture [letter]. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1984 Jun 30;288(6435):1999.

Bensoussan A. Contemporary acupuncture research: the difficulties of research across scientific paradigms. Am J Acupunct 1991;19(4):357-65.

Berlant SR. Method of determining optimal stimulation sites for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. Phys Ther 1984 Jun;64(6):924-8.

Birch S. An exploration with proposed solution of the problems and issues in conducting clinical research in acupuncture [dissertation]. Exeter (UK): University of Exeter; 1997.

Birch S. Issues to consider in determining an adequate treatment in a clinical trial of acupuncture. Complement Ther Med 1997 Mar;5(1):8-12.

Birch S. Testing the clinical specificity of needle sites in controlled clinical trials of acupuncture. Part 1: The importance of validating the 'relevance' of 'true' or 'active' points and 'irrelevance' of 'control' or 'less-active' points - proposal for a justification method. In: Proceedings, 2nd symposium of the Society for Acupuncture Research; 1994; Washington, D.C. Washington: Society for Acupuncture Research; 1995. p. 274-81.

Borven H. Design in studies of irreversible treatments [letter]. Am J Psychiatry 1980 Jan;137(1):127-8.

Cameron MH. Placebo effect in TENS study? [letter]. Phys Ther 1989 Dec;69(12):1118-20. Comment on: Phys Ther 1989 Aug;69(8):671-8.

CONTINUED    1  2  3  Next   
 Comments Add your comment 

 
 From Our Friends
 
 
 
Popular & Related Products
 
Popular & Featured Events
Integrative Healthcare Symposium 2015
     February 19-21, 2015
     New York, NY USA
 
Wellness Inventory Certification Training (Level I)
     February 24-May 26, 2015
     Teleclass, CA USA
 
Additional Calendar Links
 
Stevia Products & Info
 
Dimensions of Wellness
Wellness, Transcending, dimension!

Home       Wellness       Health A-Z       Alternative Therapies       Find a Practitioner       Healthy Products       Bookstore       Wellness Inventory
Healthy Kitchen       Healthy Woman       Healthy Man       Healthy Child       Healthy Aging       Wellness Center       Nutrition Center       Fitness Center
Free Newsletter      What Doctor's Don't Tell You      Stevia.com      Discount Lab Tests      First Aid      Global Health Calendar      Privacy Policy     Contact Us
Disclaimer: The information provided on HealthWorld Online is for educational purposes only and IS NOT intended as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek professional medical advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
Are you ready to embark on a personal wellness journey with our whole person approach?
Learn More/Subscribe
Are you looking to create or enhance a culture of wellness in your organization?
Learn More
Do you want to become a wellness coach?
Learn More
Free Webinar