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Acupuncture for cancer pain in adults

Overview of attention for article published in this source, January 2011
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Acupuncture for cancer pain in adults
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, January 2011
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007753.pub2
Pubmed ID

Paley, Carole A, Johnson, Mark I, Tashani, Osama A, Bagnall, Anne-Marie


Forty percent of individuals with early or intermediate stage cancer and 90% with advanced cancer have moderate to severe pain and up to 70% of patients with cancer pain do not receive adequate pain relief. It has been claimed that acupuncture has a role in management of cancer pain and guidelines exist for treatment of cancer pain with acupuncture.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 4%
Spain 2 2%
Australia 1 1%
Hong Kong 1 1%
United Kingdom 1 1%
Denmark 1 1%
Korea, Republic of 1 1%
Norway 1 1%
Unknown 86 88%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 18 18%
Student > Postgraduate 13 13%
Researcher 12 12%
Other 11 11%
Student > Master 9 9%
Other 26 27%
Unknown 9 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 58 59%
Nursing and Health Professions 13 13%
Psychology 6 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 3%
Social Sciences 3 3%
Other 6 6%
Unknown 9 9%