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cupuncture Usage - Dermatology
Current Bibliographies in Medicine
Acupuncture Usage

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Selected Controlled Trials

Belgrade MJ, Solomon LM, Lichter EA. Effect of acupuncture on experimentally induced itch. Acta Derm Venereol 1984;64(2):129-33.

Jerner B, Skogh M, Vahlquist A. A controlled trial of acupuncture in psoriasis: no convincing effect. Acta Derm Venereol 1997 Mar;77(2):154-6.

Lin JG, Ho SJ, Lin JC. Effect of acupuncture on cardiopulmonary function. Chin Med J (Engl) 1996 Jun;109(6):482-5.

Other Data

Bukharovich MN, Bocharov VA. [Combined treatment of eczema patients using various methods of reflexotherapy]. Vestn Dermatol Venerol 1986;(4):30-4. (Rus).

Chen YS, Hu XE. Auriculo-acupuncture in 15 cases of discoid lupus erythematosus. J Tradit Chin Med 1985 Dec;5(4):261-2.

Ding LN. 50 cases of acne treated by puncturing acupoint dazhui in combination with cupping. J Tradit Chin Med 1985 Jun;5(2):128.

Ge S. Treatment of alopecia areata with acupuncture. J Tradit Chin Med 1990 Sep;10(3):199-200.

Guillaume G. La pelade. Rev Fr Acupunct 1981;7(26):39-41. (Fre).

Guillaume G, Colin D, Kiener E. Psoriasis - bai bi. Rev Fr Acupunct 1980;6(23):45-58. (Fre).

Iliev E, Popov J, Nikolov K. Evaluation of clinical and immunological parameters in patients with lichen ruber planus treated with acupuncture. Acupunct Med 1995 Nov;13(2):91-2.

Khoe WH. Dermatologic conditions successfully treated with acupuncture. Am J Acupunct 1976;4(4):362-4.

Li J. 71 cases of neurodermatitis treated by surrounding pricking of electro-acupuncture. Chin J Acupunct Moxibustion 1991;4(1):28-9.

Liao SJ. Acupuncture for poison ivy contact dermatitis. A clinical case report. Acupunct Electrother Res 1988;13(1):31-9.

Liao SJ, Liao TA. Acupuncture treatment for psoriasis: a retrospective case report. Acupunct Electrother Res 1992 Jul-Sep;17(3):195-208.

Liu J. Treatment of adolescent acne with acupuncture. J Tradit Chin Med 1993 Sep;13(3):187-8.

Liu JX. Treatment of 86 cases of local neurodermatitis by electro-acupuncture (with needles inserted around diseased areas). J Tradit Chin Med 1987 Mar;7(1):67.

Lu S. Acupuncture and moxibustion in the treatment of dermatoses. J Tradit Chin Med 1993 Mar;13(1):69-75.

Lundeberg T, Bondesson L, Thomas M. Effect of acupuncture on experimentally induced itch. Br J Dermatol 1987 Dec;117(6):771-7.

Maeda M, Ichiki Y, Sumi A, Mori S. A trial of acupuncture of progressive systemic sclerosis. J Dermatol 1988;15(2):133-40.

Maeda M, Shikano Y, Nakano I, Mori S. [Analysis of progressive systemic sclerosis with fingertip ulcers]. Nishinihon J Dermatol 1988;50(3):457-61. (Jpn).

Rosted P. Survey of recent clinical studies on the treatment of skin diseases with acupuncture. Am J Acupunct 1994;22(4):357-62.

Rosted P. The use of acupuncture in the management of skin diseases. Altern Ther Clin Pract 1996 Jul-Aug;3(4):19-24.

Samsonov VA, Zhukova IK. [Comparative analysis of the clinical effectiveness of reflexotherapy and psychopharmacotherapy in the treatment of neurotic disorders in dermatology patients]. Vestn Dermatol Venerol 1989;(7):34-7. (Rus).

Schnitzler L, Adrien A. [Cutaneous electric stimulation in aging. Electroacupuncture of wrinkles following the procedure of Ph. Simonin]. Rev Fr Gynecol Obstet 1991 Jun;86(6):461-6. (Fre).

Wang Z, Lin M, Jiang G, Lun X. 90 cases of refractory pruritus treated mainly with auricular pellet-pressing. Int J Clin Acupunct 1992;3(4):363-7.

Weiting H. 50 cases of spider nevus treated by fire-needle. Chin J Acupunct Moxibustion 1990;3(1):71-2.

Wu M, Leng Y. Alopecia areata treated by plum-blossom needle. Chin J Acupunct Moxibustion 1991;4(1):38.

Wu ZS, Cai XA. Acupuncture treatment of hirsutism and its effect on the endocrinosity. J Tradit Chin Med 1989 Sep;9(3):207-9.

Xu W, Zhang Z. Clinical observation on erythema multiforme treated by acupuncture. Chin J Acupunct Moxibustion 1991;4(1):1-4.

Xu Y. Treatment of facial skin diseases with acupuncture--a report of 129 cases. J Tradit Chin Med 1990 Mar;10(1):22-5.

Xu YH. Treatment of acne with ear acupuncture--a clinical observation of 80 cases. J Tradit Chin Med 1989 Dec;9(4):238-9.

Yang Q. Acupuncture treatment of 139 cases of neurodermatitis. J Tradit Chin Med 1993 Mar;13(1):3-4.

Yu L. Auricular point pressure and acupuncture in the treatment of acne vulgaris: report on 100 cases. Int J Clin Acupunct 1992;3(4):411-4.

Zhang Y. 31 Cases of alopecia treated with needling. Chin J Acupunct Moxibustion 1991;4(2):87-8.

Zhao F, Wang P, Hua S. Treatment of psoriasis with acupuncture and cupping therapy. Acupuncture 1990 Summer;1(2):16-9.

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