TITLE

Easing Pain with Acupuncture

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Chuck
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Jul2008, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores Dr. Richard Niemtzow's Battlefield Acupuncture technique used at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC) in Germany. LMRC doctors including Dr. Conner Nguyen, reportedly used battlefield acupuncture on local patients and wounded service members for pain relief, with significant results. According to the article, battlefield acupuncture focuses on locations on the ear that have been known for several years as effective areas for pain control. An overview of the Battlefield Acupuncture technique is offered.
ACCESSION #
33008091

 

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