"Acupuncture Therapy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Treatment of disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians. The placement varies with the disease being treated. It is sometimes used in conjunction with heat, moxibustion, acupressure, or electric stimulation.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Acupuncture Therapy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Acupuncture Therapy".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Acupuncture Therapy" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Acupuncture Therapy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.