Effects of acupuncture on subjective pain, psychological tests and spectral analysis EEG in patients affected by tension headache

V. Manna, F. E. Negro, R. Rinaldi, G. Varrassi
  • Pain, January 1984, Wolters Kluwer Health
  • DOI: 10.1016/0304-3959(84)90359-2

Effects of acupuncture on tension headache

What is it about?

Patients with tension headache are frequently over-medicalized. This paper shows the effects of this simple and safe ancient medicine on those patients, and documents some neurophysiological aspects.

Why is it important?

It tries to find a simple solution to a complex clinical problem


Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

It seems that acupuncture should be more frequently adopted in patients with tension headache

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