Sun Mi Choi

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Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Electroacupuncture reduces neuroinflammatory responses in symptomatic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Neuroimmunol 223:84-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Acupuncture for symptom management in hemodialysis patients: a prospective, observational pilot study
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 17:741-8. 2011
  3. pmc Electroacupuncture to treat painful diabetic neuropathy: study protocol for a three-armed, randomized, controlled pilot trial
    Seunghoon Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Trials 14:225. 2013
  4. pmc Acupuncture for lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow): study protocol for a randomized, practitioner-assessor blinded, controlled pilot clinical trial
    Kyung Min Shin
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:174. 2013
  5. pmc An open-label study of effects of acupuncture on chronic fatigue syndrome and idiopathic chronic fatigue: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Jung Eun Kim
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, 1672 Yuseongdae ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:147. 2013
  6. pmc Moxibustion for treating knee osteoarthritis: study protocol of a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Seunghoon Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:59. 2013
  7. pmc Electroacupuncture for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: study protocol for a pilot multicentre randomized, patient-assessor-blinded, controlled trial
    Joo Hee Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:254. 2013
  8. doi request reprint A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial testing the effects of acupuncture on allergic rhinitis
    S M Choi
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Allergy 68:365-74. 2013
  9. pmc Evaluation of wet-cupping therapy for persistent non-specific low back pain: a randomised, waiting-list controlled, open-label, parallel-group pilot trial
    Jong In Kim
    Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Trials 12:146. 2011
  10. pmc Efficacy of moxibustion for pre- or stage I hypertension: study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Kyung Min Shin
    Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 13:188. 2012

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Publications52

  1. doi request reprint Electroacupuncture reduces neuroinflammatory responses in symptomatic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Neuroimmunol 223:84-91. 2010
    ..Our research suggests a potential functional link between EA therapy and anti-neuroinflammatory response in an ALS animal model...
  2. doi request reprint Acupuncture for symptom management in hemodialysis patients: a prospective, observational pilot study
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 17:741-8. 2011
    ..This prospective, observational pilot study aims to determine the feasibility, safety, and possible benefits of acupuncture for symptom management in patients undergoing hemodialysis...
  3. pmc Electroacupuncture to treat painful diabetic neuropathy: study protocol for a three-armed, randomized, controlled pilot trial
    Seunghoon Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Trials 14:225. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Acupuncture for lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow): study protocol for a randomized, practitioner-assessor blinded, controlled pilot clinical trial
    Kyung Min Shin
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:174. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the effects of ipsilateral acupuncture, contralateral acupuncture and sham acupuncture on lateral epicondylitis...
  5. pmc An open-label study of effects of acupuncture on chronic fatigue syndrome and idiopathic chronic fatigue: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Jung Eun Kim
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, 1672 Yuseongdae ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:147. 2013
    ..This study will attempt to analyze the effectiveness and safety of acupuncture in the treatment of chronic fatigue by comparing the two treatment groups (body acupuncture, Sa-am acupuncture) and the control group (usual care)...
  6. pmc Moxibustion for treating knee osteoarthritis: study protocol of a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Seunghoon Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:59. 2013
    ..We designed a randomised controlled clinical trial to evaluate the effectiveness, safety, cost-effectiveness, and qualitative characteristics of moxibustion treatment of knee osteoarthritis compared to usual care...
  7. pmc Electroacupuncture for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: study protocol for a pilot multicentre randomized, patient-assessor-blinded, controlled trial
    Joo Hee Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 14:254. 2013
    ..Currently, there are few proven effective treatments for CIPN. This randomized controlled clinical trial is designed to evaluate the effects and safety of electroacupuncture (EA) for patients with CIPN...
  8. doi request reprint A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial testing the effects of acupuncture on allergic rhinitis
    S M Choi
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Allergy 68:365-74. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of acupuncture in the treatment for allergic rhinitis...
  9. pmc Evaluation of wet-cupping therapy for persistent non-specific low back pain: a randomised, waiting-list controlled, open-label, parallel-group pilot trial
    Jong In Kim
    Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Trials 12:146. 2011
    ..Wet-cupping is a common intervention for various pain conditions, especially in Korea. In this context, we conducted a pilot study to determine the effectiveness and safety of wet-cupping treatment for PNSLBP...
  10. pmc Efficacy of moxibustion for pre- or stage I hypertension: study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Kyung Min Shin
    Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 13:188. 2012
    ..Current treatments for hypertension have adverse side effects and poor adherence. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of moxibustion on blood pressure in individuals with pre- or stage I hypertension...
  11. pmc Acupuncture for dry eye: a multicentre randomised controlled trial with active comparison intervention (artificial tear drop) using a mixed method approach protocol
    Tae Hun Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Centre, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 11:107. 2010
    ..Therefore, this study was designed both to avoid the flaws of the existing trials and to assess the effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and qualitative characteristics of acupuncture treatment for dry eye...
  12. pmc Acupuncture for the treatment of dry eye: a multicenter randomised controlled trial with active comparison intervention (artificial teardrops)
    Tae Hun Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Centre, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e36638. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effects of acupuncture compared to a control group using artificial tears...
  13. doi request reprint Contralateral electroacupuncture pretreatment suppresses carrageenan-induced inflammatory pain via the opioid-mu receptor
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 461 24, Jeonmin dong, Yuseong Gu, Taejon, 305 811, Korea
    Rheumatol Int 31:725-30. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Acupuncture for erectile dysfunction in a non-diabetic haemodialysis patient: a case report
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Acupunct Med 29:58-60. 2011
    ..Further controlled studies are needed to determine whether acupuncture might be a feasible and useful treatment option for erectile dysfunction in haemodialysis patients...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of acupuncture on hot flashes in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women--a multicenter randomized clinical trial
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion, and Meridian Research Center, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Menopause 17:269-80. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of acupuncture plus usual care for relief of hot flashes and menopause-related symptoms compared with usual care alone in perimenopausal or postmenopausal women...
  16. pmc The effectiveness of moxibustion for the treatment of functional constipation: a randomized, sham-controlled, patient blinded, pilot clinical trial
    Ji Eun Park
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:124. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and efficacy of moxibustion for the treatment of constipation using a randomized, sham-controlled, participant-blinded, pilot trial...
  17. pmc Acupuncture for dry eye: a randomised controlled trial protocol
    Tae Hun Kim
    Clinical Research Centre, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Trials 10:112. 2009
    ..Acupuncture has been widely used to treat patients with dry eye. Our aim is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of acupuncture for this condition...
  18. doi request reprint Anti-inflammatory effects of electroacupuncture in the respiratory system of a symptomatic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis animal model
    Jing Hua Jiang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Neurodegener Dis 8:504-14. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether EA treatment affects inflammation in the pulmonary system in an ALS animal model...
  19. pmc A trial for the use of qigong in the treatment of pre and mild essential hypertension: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Ji Eun Park
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Trials 12:244. 2011
    ..2) To test the methodological appropriateness of this clinical trial and calculate a sample size for future randomized trials...
  20. doi request reprint Acupuncture reduces symptoms of dry eye syndrome: a preliminary observational study
    Ju Hyun Jeon
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion, and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 16:1291-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of acupuncture treatment on dry eye syndrome...
  21. pmc Electroacupuncture Delays Hypertension Development through Enhancing NO/NOS Activity in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
    Hye Suk Hwang
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 461 24, Jeonmin dong, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:130529. 2011
    ..eNOS expression was significantly high in EA at GV 20 compared with no treatment control. In conclusion, EA could attenuate the blood pressure elevation of SHR, along with enhancing NO/NOS activity in the mesenteric artery in SHR...
  22. pmc Acupuncture for persistent allergic rhinitis: a multi-centre, randomised, controlled trial protocol
    Jong In Kim
    Medical Research Centre, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Trials 10:54. 2009
    ..Our objective is to evaluate the effectiveness of acupuncture in patients in Korea and China with persistent allergic rhinitis compared to sham acupuncture treatment or waitlist control...
  23. doi request reprint Electrochemical corrosion of STS304 acupuncture needles by electrical stimulation
    Hye Suk Hwang
    Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 3:89-94. 2010
    ..The results of this study demonstrate that the corrosion products of stainless steel 304 acupuncture needles might affect the post-electrical stimulation tissue response...
  24. doi request reprint Acupuncture for hot flashes in postmenopausal hemodialysis-dependent women: two case reports
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 16:915-8. 2010
    ..This study aimed to observe the effects of acupuncture for hot flashes in postmenopausal hemodialysis-dependent women...
  25. pmc Melittin restores proteasome function in an animal model of ALS
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Expo ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, 305 811, Korea
    J Neuroinflammation 8:69. 2011
    ..Our research suggests a potential functional link between melittin and the inhibition of neuroinflammation in an ALS animal model...
  26. pmc A literature review of de qi in clinical studies
    Ji Eun Park
    Department of Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Group, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Acupunct Med 31:132-42. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to review de qi questionnaires and evaluate the relationship between de qi and acupuncture points, stimulation and treatment effects...
  27. doi request reprint A randomized pilot study of acupuncture as an adjunct therapy in adult asthmatic patients
    Jun Yong Choi
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Republic of Korea
    J Asthma 47:774-80. 2010
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Evaluation of manual acupuncture at classical and nondefined points for treatment of functional dyspepsia: a randomized-controlled trial
    Yang Chun Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Oriental Medical College of Daejeon University, Daejeon, South Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 15:879-84. 2009
    ..Acupuncture has been used traditionally as a treatment for functional dyspepsia (FD). The goal of this trial was to examine the efficacy of acupuncture at classical points and nondefined points as a treatment for functional dyspepsia...
  29. doi request reprint Adverse events associated with acupuncture: a prospective survey
    Ji Eun Park
    Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 16:959-63. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the adverse events associated with acupuncture using a standard record form in order to identify the risks of acupuncture therapy and assess their causes...
  30. doi request reprint Acupuncture for treating hot flashes in breast cancer patients: a systematic review
    Myeong Soo Lee
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, 305 811, South Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 115:497-503. 2009
    ..Further research is required to investigate whether there are specific effects of acupuncture for treating hot flash in patients with breast cancer...
  31. pmc Moxibustion for ulcerative colitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dong Hyo Lee
    Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:36. 2010
    ..Several studies have reported that moxibustion is effective in ulcerative colitis (UC). The objective of this review was to assess the clinical evidence for or against moxibustion as a treatment for UC...
  32. pmc Effects of bee venom on glutamate-induced toxicity in neuronal and glial cells
    Sang Min Lee
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Expo ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:368196. 2012
    ..g., JNK, ERK, and p38) following exposure to glutamate. These findings suggest that treatment with BV may be helpful in reducing glutamatergic cell toxicity in neurodegenerative diseases...
  33. doi request reprint Moxibustion for treating menopausal hot flashes: a randomized clinical trial
    Ji Eun Park
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Menopause 16:660-5. 2009
    ..Moxibustion is one such medication. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of moxibustion on hot flashes in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women...
  34. pmc Effect of siguan acupuncture on gastrointestinal motility: a randomized, sham-controlled, crossover trial
    Kyung Min Shin
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:918392. 2013
    ..A significant difference was observed at 24 hours following the first acupuncture treatment (P < 0.05)...
  35. doi request reprint Adverse events of moxibustion: a systematic review
    Ji Eun Park
    Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Complement Ther Med 18:215-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this review was to identify adverse events of moxibustion as reported in the medical literature...
  36. pmc Bee venom attenuates neuroinflammatory events and extends survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis models
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Expo ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, 305 811, Korea
    J Neuroinflammation 7:69. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine whether bee venom suppresses motor neuron loss and microglial cell activation in hSOD1G93A mutant mice...
  37. doi request reprint Role of acupressure in symptom management in patients with end-stage renal disease: a systematic review
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion, and Meridian Research Center, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Palliat Med 13:885-92. 2010
    ..Acupressure is a widely used adjunct for various symptoms in patients with nonchronic kidney disease. However, its role for symptom management in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) populations is not clear...
  38. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for treating uremic pruritus in patients with end-stage renal disease: a systematic review
    Kun Hyung Kim
    Acpuncture, Moxibustion, and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:117-25. 2010
    ..Future trials should overcome the limitations of the currently available evidence. J Pain Symptom Manage 2010;40:117e125. 2010 U.S. Cancer Pain Relief Committee...
  39. pmc Acupuncture treatment of a patient with persistent allergic rhinitis complicated by rhinosinusitis and asthma
    Ae Ran Kim
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:798081. 2011
    ..Further clinical studies investigating the effectiveness of acupuncture for the patients suffering from allergic rhinitis and/or rhinosinusitis with comorbid asthma are needed...
  40. pmc Effects of ginsenoside Re on LPS-induced inflammatory mediators in BV2 microglial cells
    Kang Woo Lee
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:196. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates the involvement of the anti-inflammatory signaling pathway, ginsenoside-Re (G-Re), which is one of the ginsenosides mediated by LPS-induced neuroinflammation in BV2 microglial cells...
  41. doi request reprint Effects of Hominis placenta on LPS-induced cell toxicity in BV2 microglial cells
    Kang Woo Lee
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Expo ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 147:286-92. 2013
    ..In the present study, we investigated the effects and signaling pathway of HP in the LPS induced BV2 microglial cells...
  42. doi request reprint Acupuncture for treating hot flushes in men with prostate cancer: a systematic review
    Myeong Soo Lee
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, 305 811, South Korea
    Support Care Cancer 17:763-70. 2009
    ..The goal of the study was to assess the effects of acupuncture as a treatment for hot flushes in prostate cancer (PC) patients...
  43. pmc Protective effects of electroacupuncture on acetylsalicylic acid-induced acute gastritis in rats
    Hye Suk Hwang
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Exporo, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon, South Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 15:973-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the protective effects of electroacupuncture (EA) pretreatment on acetylsalicylic acid (ASA)-induced ulceration in rats...
  44. pmc Exploration of new electroacupuncture needle material
    Sanghun Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:612545. 2012
    ..Conclusion. As a result, we confirmed that SS316 can be used a new EA electrode material. We hope that a further study of the maximum capacity of low-frequency stimulation using an SS316 for safe operation...
  45. pmc Body Acupuncture for Nicotine Withdrawal Symptoms: A Randomized Placebo-controlled Trial
    Min Kyung Hyun
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 7:233-8. 2010
    ..These results indicate that the real acupuncture treatment tested in this trial was no more effective than sham acupuncture at reducing NWS, depression and anxiety for smoking cessation...
  46. pmc Using Guasha to treat musculoskeletal pain: A systematic review of controlled clinical trials
    Myeong Soo Lee
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon 305 811, South Korea
    Chin Med 5:5. 2010
    ..CONCLUSION: Current evidence is insufficient to show that Guasha is effective in pain management. Further RCTs are warranted and methodological quality should be improved...
  47. pmc Randomized clinical trials of constitutional acupuncture: a systematic review
    Myeong Soo Lee
    Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, 305 811, South Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6:59-64. 2009
    ..However, the total number of RCTs and the total sample size included in our analysis were too small to draw definite conclusions. Future RCTs should assess larger patient samples with longer treatment periods and appropriate controls...
  48. doi request reprint Manual acupuncture improved quality of life in cancer patients with radiation-induced xerostomia
    Jung Hyo Cho
    East West Cancer Center, Dunsan Hospital of Oriental Medical College, Daejeon University, Daejeon, South Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 14:523-6. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of manual acupuncture on objective and subjective assessment of symptom changes in patients with cancer who have with radiation-induced xerostomia...
  49. pmc α -Synuclein Modification in an ALS Animal Model
    Eun Jin Yang
    Department of Medical Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Expo ro, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:259381. 2013
    ....
  50. pmc Validation Study of Kim's Sham Needle by Measuring Facial Temperature: An N-of-1 Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial
    Sanghun Lee
    Division of Standard Research, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:507937. 2012
    ..05) between treatments with real and sham needles. Thus, the physiological stimulation of Kim's sham needle is different from that of a real needle, suggesting that Kim's sham needle is a potential inactive control intervention...
  51. pmc Mathematical Distinction in Action Potential between Primo-Vessels and Smooth Muscle
    Seong Jin Cho
    Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Meridian Research Center, Division of Standard Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:269397. 2012
    ....
  52. pmc Association analyses of the INSIG2 polymorphism in the obesity and cholesterol levels of Korean populations
    Seongwon Cha
    Division of Constitutional Medicine Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 483 Exporo, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    BMC Med Genet 10:96. 2009
    ..Therefore, this study attempts to assess the effect of rs7566605 near INSIG2 on both obesity- and cholesterol-related traits in Koreans...