Acupuncture Use In Pediatric Disease: A Short Review

Bahrami, Hamid Reza and Noras, Mohammadreza and Saeidi, Masumeh (2014) Acupuncture Use In Pediatric Disease: A Short Review. International Journal of Pediatrics, 2 (3.2). pp. 69-72.

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Abstract: Acupuncture is increasingly used in children; however, the safety of pediatric acupuncture has yet to be reported from systematic review. Acupuncture has become a dominant complementary and alternative modality in clinical practice today but its associated risk has been questioned. The National Institutes of Health Consensus Statement states “one of the advantages of acupuncture is that the incidence of adverse effects is substantially lower than that of many drugs or other accepted procedures for the same conditions.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Journals > International J Pediatrics
Depositing User: IJP IJP
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2017 21:07
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2017 21:07

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