Is there a role for acupuncture in the symptom management of patients receiving palliative care for cancer? A pilot study of 20 patients comparing acupuncture with nurse-led supportive care

Secondary title: 
T2 - Acupuncture in medicine
Short title: 
Is there a role for acupuncture in the symptom management of patients receiving palliative care for cancer? A pilot study of 20 patients comparing acupuncture with nurse-led supportive care
Authors: 
Lim, J. T.
Wong, E. T.
Aung, S. K.
Start page: 
173-9
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Year: 
2011
Accession number: 
CN-00799368
Database: 
CENTRAL Issue 4 2014
Number: 
M1 - 3
ID: 
899
DOI: 
10.1136/aim.2011.004044 (link)
Notes: 
N1 - Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Key words: 
Disease Management
Electroacupuncture
Neoplasms [therapy]
Nursing Care
Palliative Care
Pilot Projects
Adult[checkword]
Aged[checkword]
Aged, 80 and over[checkword]
Female[checkword]
Humans[checkword]
Male[checkword]
Middle Aged[checkword]
Sr-compmed
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do