auriculotherapy


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auricular acupuncture

A type of acupuncture once practised in China and recently revitalised; acupuncture needles are inserted in various highly specific sites in the auricle where, according to its advocates, there are over 200 acupuncture points that may affect any diseased part of the body.
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Handbook of Auriculotherapy. France: Maisonneuve, Moulins-les-Metz; 1981.
The other one demonstrated the role of auriculotherapy in managing chronic pain, but this study involved varieties of implementation models (auricular acupuncture, auricular acupressure, and auricular electrostimulation), rather than using auricular pressing therapy only [26].
With no time limit, four English databases (PubMed, Embase, the Cochrane Library, and AMED) and three Chinese databases (CBMdisc, CNKI, and WanFang Data) were searched until March 18, 2016, with the following Mesh terms and text words: ("auriculotherapy" OR "auricular therapy" OR "auricular point sticking" OR "auricular point therapy" OR "auricular plaster therapy" OR "auricular pressing therapy" OR "ear point" OR "auricular acupressure" OR "aural therapy" OR "ear acupressure") AND ("low back pain" OR "backache" OR "lumbosacral") AND ("randomized controlled trial" OR "random*").
Marignan, "Auriculotherapy treatment protocol for low-back pain: a randomized trial," Medical Acupuncture, vol.
Both medical and paramedical practitioners can benefit from reading Auriculotherapy. The text opens by placing auriculotherapy into the context of general medicine.
Auriculotherapy can be used to help pain, functional, dependency, psychological and dermatologic disorders.
Auriculotherapy or Ear Acupuncture is a very commonly used treatment.
He is trained in clinical nutrition, laboratory assessment, homeopathy, applied kinesiology, acupuncture, auriculotherapy, and diagnostics.
JUNE 6-7: BASTYR UNIVERSITY presents AURICULOTHERAPY ADVANCES IN PAIN & ADDICTION TREATMENTS in Kenmore, Washington (near Seattle).
MAY 10-11: BASTYR UNIVERSITY presents AURICULOTHERAPY ADVANCES IN PAIN & ADDICTION TREATMENTS in Kenmore, Washington (near Seattle).
0505-010 Auriculotherapy: Introduction Mary Bonnette 4.0