Acupuncture: A clinical review

Victor S. Sierpina, Moshe A. Frenkel

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This article summarizes the research base, probable mechanism of actions, and clinical applications of acupuncture. It offers the clinician a deeper understanding of appropriate conditions for which acupuncture may be useful, outlines how to integrate acupuncture into a clinical practice, and describes referral and training issues.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)330-337
Number of pages8
JournalSouthern medical journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 2005


  • Acupuncture
  • Alternative therapies
  • Analgesia
  • Traditional Chinese medicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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