Acupuncture and Moxibustion as an Evidence-based Therapy for Cancer

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ISBN: 978-94-007-4832-3 (Print) 978-94-007-4833-0 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

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    Pages 1-18

    An Overview of Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Cancer Care

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    Pages 19-50

    The Mechanistic Studies of Acupuncture and Moxibustion

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    Pages 51-65

    Acupuncture for Cancer Pain

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    Pages 67-82

    Acupuncture for the Treatment of Hot Flashes in Cancer Patients

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    Pages 83-120

    Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Cancer-Related Symptoms

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    Pages 121-152

    Use of Acupuncture and Moxibustion in the Control of Anticancer Therapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting

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    Pages 153-181

    Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Side Effects of Chemotherapy in Cancer Patients

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    Pages 183-197

    Acupuncture for the Treatment of Symptoms Associated with Radiation Therapy

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    Pages 199-221

    Quality of Life of Cancer Patients after Acupuncture and Moxibustion Treatment

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    Pages 223-248

    Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Palliative and Supportive Cancer Care

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    Pages 249-264

    Is Acupuncture or Moxibustion Better than a Sham or Placebo-Treatment?

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    Pages 265-289

    Safety and Side Effects of Acupuncture and Moxibustion as a Therapy for Cancer

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    Pages 291-311

    Acupuncture and Moxibustion in Animal Models of Cancer

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    Pages 313-328

    Integrating Acupuncture with Western Medicine in Cancer Treatment

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    Pages 329-347

    Recent Clinical Trials of Acupuncture for Cancer Patients

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 341-341