Affiliation: Vestfold Hospital
Location: Tonsberg, Norway
Publication 2. Quality of life of breast cancer patients medicated with anti-estrogens, 2 years after acupuncture treatment, a qualitative study. Hervik J, Mjaland O. Int J Womens Health 2010 Sep 28;2:319-25.
- Hervik J, Mjåland O. Acupuncture for the treatment of hot flashes in breast cancer patients, a randomized, controlled trial. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009;116:311-6 pubmed publisher..This treatment effect seems to coincide with a general health improvement measured with the validated Kupperman index...
- Hervik J, Stub T. Adverse effects of non-hormonal pharmacological interventions in breast cancer survivors, suffering from hot flashes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016;160:223-236 pubmed..These therapies should be considered as a potential treatment alternative. ..