Acupuncture: WHO – a positive judgement

In a recent article the World Health Organisation (WHO) gave acupuncture a good report in many instances. The effectiveness of the method for lumbago or neck pain was well substantiated in controlled studies, the analgesia in the majority of types of pain better than with Placebos. In the report controlled studies from 1998 and 1999 were analysed.

The report is available here on the web.

Source: Ärzte Zeitung, Nr. 123, 08/2003

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