The purpose of this study is to investigate the efficacy of acupuncture in the treatment of insufficient lactation. The authors review the endocrinology of lactation from the Western perspective as well as from the perspective of Chinese traditional medicine. The study subjects underwent acupuncture treatment in which traditional point formulas were utilized. Good or very good results were obtained in 70.4% of the cases.
|Number of pages
|American Journal of Acupuncture
|Published - Jan 1 1994
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Complementary and alternative medicine
- Clinical Neurology