However, auricular acupuncture showed greater efficacy for the relief of severe dysmenorrhea due to endometriosis a total of 24 studies were reviewed for this investigation one of the studies met all of the inclusion criteria and was the basis for the research conclusions. Tables of contents: acupuncture and blepharospasm: a five case study laser acupuncture: can lasers replace needles what is the optimum dosage — a review of current literature auricular acupuncture: a new approach to treatment of cerebral palsy acupuncture treatment of 188 cases of low back pain. Curriculum ms-acup the master of science in acupuncture degree program is 3 years in length (34 months) and is scheduled on a semester basis the curriculum of this major consists of seven (7) distinct areas.
Home newsletters march 2009 attention deficit disorder (add) case study: attention deficit disorder (add) case study: by shaolin deng, omd, ms, ap a 10-year-old fourth grader was brought to the office because his parents were complaining that he wasn’t focusing on his studies and he is often easily distracted. Ear treatment: i looked up the add/adhd program in auriculo 3d and treated the electrically active points with my stimplus pro (he thought that was the coolest thing ever) (he thought that was the coolest thing ever. Auricular – acupuncture of the ear addiction treatments with acupuncture are done with acupuncture points (specific anatomical locations) in the ear there is an entire branch of chinese medicine dedicated to treating the body and its disorders using only the ear. Acupuncture studies in particular have a problem with unblinding (the subjects figuring out if they had real or sham acupuncture) the chiu review summarized the rigor of the studies they reviewed, many of which had problems with allocation concealment, blinding of outcome assessment, and selective reporting.
Auricular acupuncture: studies of acupuncture in cancer care also have been done in china and other countries there have been a number of case reports and studies that show acupuncture is safe and may decrease swelling and relieve symptoms in patients with lymphedema in the arms and legs in one randomized clinical trial, acupuncture. The ear is filled with hundreds of specific point locations if you had this resource you could fine tune your ear pressure by using specific points for specific conditions many massage therapists use a metal ear probe to “massage” the reactive points and get great results. Ear / auricular acupuncture points this chart was compiled from multiple sources, including classical tcm ear charts, german auricular charts, some of nogier's points, and ones i have learned personally. Our previous case study introduced combination acupuncture (manual, auricular and electro-acupuncture) as a treatment for radiation-induced xerostomia the present retrospective study evaluates the effect of combination acupuncture on the severity of dry mouth and activities of daily living as related to radiation-induced xerostomia. This case study illustrates a successful physical therapy treatment approach using dry needling and auricular acupuncture techniques case report: a 51-year-old active-duty, male us marine was treated by a physical therapist in a direct-access military clinic for chronic neck pain poorly responsive to previous physical therapy, pharmacologic.
Case series established that acupuncture performed specifically at tender points, significantly decreased pain and improved quality of life, as measured by the fibromyalgia. We have collected a number of case studies of people who have benefited from acupuncture treatment you can browse through our cases for ones that may interest you from the following lists, you may select a chief complaint to see a related case. Chief complaint: neck and shoulder pain a 45 year old accountant complained of muscle spasms of the neck and shoulders for 20 years the pain was severe, stabbing, like a knife, occurring every day. Cara o frank, lom the following is an excerpt and re-working from the chapter on the treatment of non-suppurative otitis media from my book tcm case studies, eye, ear, nose and throat disorders, from peoples medical publishing house the book also contains chapters on acute suppurative otitis, chronic suppurative otitis. Free acupuncture course educational webinar recordings - free can chinese medicine treat cancer 3 case studies from dr tad's clinic tadeusz sztykowski introduction to auricular acupuncture: demo li-chun huang : to access course, log in or create an account on the right.
Case study last updated on fri, 21 sep 2018 | auricular acupuncture the second case was a male patient aged 57 who drove on average 4-5000 km a month, smoked cigarettes and had a persistently disorderly lifestyle. Many studies in acupuncture have used auricular acupuncture for the treatment of addictions in patients, stimulating on a 3–4 point including shenmen auricular point. Several studies have also suggested that acupuncture is a good replacement for non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids) as it equally effective, has much less side effects and is cheaper (white, foster, cummings, & barlas, 2006 white & kawakita, 2006. Free acupuncture webinars, free tcm webinars, free herbal medicine webinars and more at medigogy, the study of health and wellness online.
Design, setting, and patient: a 25-year-old male military amputee with phantom limb pain underwent treatment with laser and needle auricular acupuncture in the fall of 2010. For ear (auricular) acupuncture, the practitioner will put needles or small beads (acupressure beads) onto the outer part of the ear most studies show that acupuncture is better than no treatment at all and that it is as good as, or better than, standard treatment for these symptoms and side effects. In this class, we continue reviewing ear acupuncture, scalp acupuncture, acupuncture cautions, contraindications, moxa, cupping, point location, landmarks and organ pathways for an hour of the class, we review the essential nutrition information for the cale exam.
Exercise and auricular acupuncture for chronic low-back pain a feasibility randomized-controlled trial ruth f hunter, phd, suzanne m mcdonough, phd, ian bradbury, phd,w. At 20 she enrolled in acupuncture school 1n 1998 she went to china to study where she fell deeply in love with herbs and has never recovered cara is the founder of six fishes healing arts in philadelphia where she maintains a busy acupuncture practice and acts as the head fish of the office. A number of studies support the adjunctive use of the nada protocol for non-addictions pro-grams within psychiatric hospital, mental health, and prison settings (lemaire & gonzalez, 2011, evidence for the nada ear acupuncture protocol: summary of research a review of literature.