Ellen Silver Highfield

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine for survivors of torture and refugee trauma: a descriptive report
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:433-40. 2012
  2. pmc Profile of minority and under-served patients using acupuncture
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Complement Ther Med 20:70-2. 2012
  3. pmc If you build it, will they come? A free-care acupuncture clinic for minority adolescents in an urban hospital
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02119, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:629-36. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent endometriosis-related pelvic pain treated with acupuncture: two case reports
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Integrative Therapies Team, Center for Families, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:317-22. 2006

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine for survivors of torture and refugee trauma: a descriptive report
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:433-40. 2012
    ..Using the Wong-Baker Faces Pain scale, 56% patients reported pain decreases. Patient acceptance of acupuncture was high. We provide three case histories as illustrative examples. Further research is warranted...
  2. pmc Profile of minority and under-served patients using acupuncture
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Complement Ther Med 20:70-2. 2012
    ..Herein we report first visit data capturing patient profiles, types of conditions presented, and self-reports of their experience and satisfaction with acupuncture accessed at a free care clinic with in a large urban safety net hospital...
  3. pmc If you build it, will they come? A free-care acupuncture clinic for minority adolescents in an urban hospital
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02119, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:629-36. 2008
    ..To describe the establishment and integration of a free-care acupuncture clinic within an urban hospital with an underserved minority adolescent population and to study patient utilization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent endometriosis-related pelvic pain treated with acupuncture: two case reports
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Integrative Therapies Team, Center for Families, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:317-22. 2006
    ..To date, there has been no published research investigating the use of acupuncture for adolescents with chronic pelvic pain and/or endometriosis...