- Acupuncture for labor pain management: A systematic review
Department of Oriental Medical Science, Graduate School of East West Medical Science, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Korea
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1573-9. 2004
..Further research is warranted to clearly define its place in labor pain management...
- Acupuncture for chronic low back pain: protocol for a multicenter, randomized, sham-controlled trial
Jun Hwan Lee
Department of Oriental Rehabilitation Medicine, College of Oriental Medicine, Kyung Hee University, 1 Hoegi dong, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul 130 701, Republic of Korea
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:118. 2010
..In this article, we report the design and the protocol of a multi-center randomized sham-controlled trial to treat chronic low back pain. Our goal is to verify the effect of acupuncture on chronic low back pain...
- From Peripheral to Central: The Role of ERK Signaling Pathway in Acupuncture Analgesia
Ji Yeun Park
Studies of Translational Acupuncture Research, Acupuncture and Meridian Science Research Center, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea Department of Korean Medical Science, Graduate School of Korean Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
J Pain 15:535-49. 2014
..8 μg/μL). Based on these results, we suggest that ERK phosphorylation following acupuncture needling is a biochemical hallmark initiating the effect of acupuncture including analgesia...
- Acupuncture for ankle sprain: systematic review and meta-analysis
Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, College of Korean Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Kyung Hee Dae ro 26, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul 130 701, Korea
BMC Complement Altern Med 13:55. 2013
..We therefore performed a systematic review to evaluate the evidence regarding acupuncture for ankle sprains...
- Acupuncture for the relief of cancer-related pain--a systematic review
Department of Medical Sciences, Graduate School of East West Medical Science, Kyunghee University, Yongin, Republic of Korea
Eur J Pain 9:437-44. 2005
..This systematic review summarises the existing evidence on acupuncture for cancer-related pain...
- The safety of acupuncture during pregnancy: a systematic review
Department of Clinical Korean Medicine, Graduate School, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
Acupunct Med 32:257-66. 2014
..The objective of this review is to identify adverse events (AEs) associated with acupuncture treatment during pregnancy...
- Inserting needles into the body: a meta-analysis of brain activity associated with acupuncture needle stimulation
Acupuncture and Meridian Science Research Center, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
J Pain 14:215-22. 2013
..The activation and deactivation patterns following acupuncture stimulation suggest that the hemodynamic responses in the brain simultaneously reflect the sensory, cognitive, and affective dimensions of pain...
- Acupuncture analgesia during surgery: a systematic review
Department of Medical Sciences, Graduate School of East West Medical Science, Kyunghee University, Yongin, South Korea
Pain 114:511-7. 2005
..For an analgesic-sparing effect of acupuncture, evidence remains inconclusive. In conclusion, this review does not support the use of acupuncture as an adjunct to standard anaesthetic procedures during surgery...