auricular therapy

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auricular therapy

Also known as auriculotherapy, this is treatment of the ear to bring about healing in other parts of the body.
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The treatment is believed to be auricular acupuncture, which involves sticking needles in inmates' outer ears.
The effects of auricular acupuncture on weight reduction and feeding-related cytokines: A pilot study.
Kain, "The use of auricular acupuncture to reduce preoperative anxiety," Anesthesia & Analgesia, vol.
(55-57) All of these studies used auricular acupuncture instead of conventional body acupuncture.
Auricular acupuncture, education, and smoking cessation: A randomized, sham-controlled trial.
Auricular acupuncture as a treatment for pregnant women who have low back and posterior pelvic pain: a pilot study.
Ann Merrill was trained in October to serve on the Colorado Acupuncture Medical Reserve Corps (CAMRC) which responds to local and national disasters using auricular acupuncture to aid in the process of healing from trauma.
Chinese Auricular Acupuncture narrows the focus to ear acupuncture techniques and uses the concepts of traditional Chinese acupuncture to examine clinical applications of ear acupuncture points.
It has now been given a Centre of Excellence acupuncture award by Smart UK, an auricular acupuncture training provider.
Parental auricular acupuncture as an adjunct for parental presence during induction of anesthesia.