Informative Articles

The COPD-Acupuncture Trial
Arch Intern Med/Vol 172 (No. 11), June 11, 2012

 Dyspnea on exertion (DOE) is a major symptom of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and is difficult to control. This study was performed to determine whether acupuncture is superior to placebo needling in improving DOE in patients with COPD who are receiving standard medication.

To read the full article click the following links:

  The COPD-Acupuncture Trial Part 1       

  The COPD-Acupuncture Trial Part 2             

  The COPD-Acupuncture Trial Part 3