Ellen Silver Highfield
Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
- Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine for survivors of torture and refugee trauma: a descriptive reportEllen 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...
- Profile of minority and under-served patients using acupunctureEllen 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...
- If you build it, will they come? A free-care acupuncture clinic for minority adolescents in an urban hospitalEllen 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...
- Adolescent endometriosis-related pelvic pain treated with acupuncture: two case reportsEllen 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...