Table of Contents:
1 Acupuncture Analgesia - Basic Research.
2 Mechanisms of Acupuncture Analgesia Produced by-Low Frequency Electrical Stimulation of Acupuncture Points.
3 Opioid and Antiopioid Peptides: A Model of Yin-Yang Balance in Acupuncture Mechanisms of Pain Modulation.
4 The Past, Present, and Future of Meridian System Research.
5 Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain in the Investigation of Acupuncture.
6 Neurophysiological Basis of Auricular Acupuncture.
7 Assessing Clinical Efficacy of Acupuncture: What Has Been Learned from Systematic Reviews of Acupuncture?.
8 An Overview of Acupuncture in the Treatment of Stroke, Addiction, and Other Health Problems.
9 Beyond Numbers: Qualitative Research Methods for Oriental Medicine.
10 Proposed Standards of Acupuncture Treatment for Clinical Studies.
11 Assessing Clinical Efficacy of Acupuncture: Considerations for Designing Future Acupuncture Trials.
12 Future Directions for Research on the Physiology of Acupuncture.