"Acupuncture" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The occupational discipline of the traditional Chinese methods of ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY for treating disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Acupuncture" by people in Profiles.
Religion, clinicians, and the integration of complementary and alternative medicines. J Altern Complement Med. 2009 Sep; 15(9):987-94.
Expertise modulates the perception of pain in others. Curr Biol. 2007 Oct 09; 17(19):1708-13.
Spinal effects of acupuncture stimulation assessed by proton density-weighted functional magnetic resonance imaging at 0.2 T. Magn Reson Imaging. 2005 Dec; 23(10):995-9.
Research news and notes. Surg Neurol. 2005 Aug; 64(2):101-2.