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Acupuncture Superior to Placebo, Usual Care for Chronic Pain

(ĐTĐ) – Acupuncture is superior to both sham acupuncture and standard care for the treatment of different types of chronic pain, suggesting that the effects of acupuncture are more than just placebo effect, a new meta-analysis shows.   The analysis found that about 50% of patients who got acupuncture had improvement in pain compared with […]