By Smith FW Jr.
Acupuncture for cardiovascular disorders.
Problems in Veterinary Medicine, 1992 Mar, 4(1):125-31.
Pub type: Journal Article; Review; Review, Tutorial.
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Abstract: Experimental studies in animals and clinical studies in humans have
demonstrated that acupuncture can exert significant effects on the
cardiovascular system and provide effective therapy for a variety of
In veterinary practice, acupuncture should be
considered as adjunctive therapy in cases of shock and cardiac arrest.
Acupuncture may also be beneficial as adjunctive or sole therapy in the
management of congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, and systemic