Acupuncture

Electrotherapy, Acupuncture May Decrease Pain Following Total Knee Arthroplasty

Electrotherapy, Acupuncture May Decrease Pain Following Total Knee Arthroplasty

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Electrotherapy and acupuncture were both found to reduce and delay opioid consumption after total knee arthroplasty.

Acupuncture Safe, Effective Alternative to Pain Drugs in ED

Acupuncture Safe, Effective Alternative to Pain Drugs in ED

Acupuncture is a safe and effective alternative to pain medications for some emergency department patients.

Complementary and Integrative Medicine in Migraine and Headache Management

Complementary and Integrative Medicine in Migraine and Headache Management

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Several methods of complementary and integrative medicine bring value and their integration into a headache management plan in the clinical setting empowers patients' healing process.

Psychophysical Responses in Acupuncture vs Sham Laser

Psychophysical Responses in Acupuncture vs Sham Laser

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Acupuncture and mock laser treatment yield similar psychophysical responses.

Pressure Pain Sensitivity Predicts Response to Acupuncture in Fibromyalgia

Pressure Pain Sensitivity Predicts Response to Acupuncture in Fibromyalgia

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Pressure pain sensitivity is differentially linked to response to sham vs verum acupuncture in patients with fibromyalgia.

Acupuncture Effective for Adhesive Capsulitis Pain

Acupuncture Effective for Adhesive Capsulitis Pain

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Acupuncture was found to effectively alleviate pain associated with primary adhesive capsulitis.

Low back Pain: a new Clinical Guideline From ACP

Low back Pain: a new Clinical Guideline From ACP

The ACP developed the guideline from randomized, controlled trials and systematic reviews published through April 2015 that focused on noninvasive pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatments for low back pain.

Research Update on Alternative Migraine Treatments

Research Update on Alternative Migraine Treatments

Spinal cord stimulation, neurotechnology, acupuncture, neurostimulation: all effective in treating migraine, headaches.

Acupuncture for Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Headache and Pain

Acupuncture for Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Headache and Pain

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Acupuncture is more effective than standard care in relieving TBI-associated headaches and pain.

Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Visceral Pain

Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Visceral Pain

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Neurobiological mechanisms are distinct from somatic pain

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