Acupuncture for recurrent headaches: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acupuncture Therapy
  • Headache

abstract

  • Overall, the existing evidence suggests that acupuncture has a role in the treatment of recurrent headaches. However, the quality and amount of evidence is not fully convincing. There is urgent need for well-planned, large-scale studies to assess effectiveness and efficiency of acupuncture under real life conditions.

publication date

  • December 10, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1046/j.1468-2982.1999.1909779.x

PubMed ID

  • 10595286

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 779

end page

  • 86; discussion 765

volume

  • 19

number

  • 9