In this issue
Perioperative acupuncture: why are we not using it?
Effect of perioperative electroacupuncture as an adjunctive therapy on postoperative analgesia with tramadol and ketamine in prostatectomy: a randomised sham-controlled single-blind trial
Electroacupuncture at ST36 accelerates the recovery of gastrointestinal motility after colorectal surgery: a randomised controlled trial
Efficacy and safety of auriculopressure for primary care patients with chronic non-specific spinal pain: a multicentre randomised controlled trial
Immediate effects of electroacupuncture and manual acupuncture on pain, mobility and muscle strength in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomised controlled trial
Role of acupuncture in the management of diabetic painful neuropathy (DPN): a pilot RCT
Acupuncture and standard emergency department care for pain and/or nausea and its impact on emergency care delivery: a feasibility study
The safety of acupuncture during pregnancy: a systematic review
Effect of bidirectional rotation of an acupuncture needle at LI10 on acupuncture needle sensation and experimentally-induced contact heat pain in healthy human volunteers
Spectral analysis of heart rate variability during trigger point acupuncture
Chōng meridian Symbol an ancient Chinese description of the vascular system?
A case study on acupuncture in the treatment of schizophrenia
Summaries of recent papers
Auriculotherapy manual: Chinese and Western systems of ear acupuncture
Haemopneumothorax related to acupuncture
Acupuncture as part of multimodal analgesia after caesarean section