Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics Research

Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics Research

Editor: Yoshiaki Omura

Volume 40, 2015

ISSN: 0360-1293; E-ISSN: 2167-9010

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Aims & Scope

The aim of the journal is to provide an international forum for the exchange of ideas and promotion of basic and clinical research in acupuncture, electro-therapeutics, and related fields. The journal was established in order to make acupuncture and electro-therapeutics a universally acceptable branch of medicine through multidisciplinary research based on scientific disciplines. The final goal is to provide a better understanding of both the beneficial and adverse effects of these treatments in order to supplement or improve existing methods of diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases in both Western and Oriental medicine.

The journal will accept original basic or clinical research papers, worthwhile reviews on safe and effective therapeutic methods, applications, limitations, theories, or principles of acupuncture and electro-therapeutics, including electro-analgesia or any method of treatment through the application of various types of electric or electromagnetic field stimuli as well as electrical and nonelectrical diagnostic methods. The journal will also consider serious research on any related methods of treatment such as Shiastsu, moxibustion, herbal medicine, and standard and experiemental stages of Western medicine, with physiological and pharmacological studies. We accept clinical, experimental, and theoretical studies, particularly on the early diagnosis and safe and effective treatment of intractable medical problems, such as intractable pain, dystonia, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, and cardiovascular disease. In general, submitted papers must be based either on the documentation of data through scientifically proven or accepted methods, or on the explanation of new theories in the field with critical evaluation of such ideas. For example, papers may present data such as the effects of acupuncture on the cardiovascular or nervous systems using blood chemistry, hemodynamics, enzymes, and other biochemical or pathophysiological, Bi-Digital O-Ring Test, nerve conduction velocity, threshold stimulation for pain, somatosensory evoked potentials or any other electro-physiological method that is scientifically acceptable. Papers not dealing directly with acupuncture, electro-therapeutics, or the related methods of diagnosis or treatment mentioned above will also be considered if they have important implications for either improving diagnostic methods or treatment, or elucidating the underlying principles or the history or medicolegal aspects of these fields.

INSTRUCTIONS TO CONTRIBUTORS

When authors are submitting manuscripts for the first time, they must send the complete camera ready manuscript, which should be close to final publication with all the figures and tables with captions in the proper location of the manuscript, by both an electronic copy in Microsoft Word format (via e-mail to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and a hard paper copy via express mail to: (Yoshiaki Omura, M.D., Sc.D, Editor-in-Chief; 800 Riverside Dr. (Apt. 8-I), New York, NY 10032 USA).

The paper should have the following sections:

1. Title of Article

2. Names of authors with academic degrees followed by institutional affiliation

3. Contact information of person to contact (name, academic degree, address, telephone #, fax #, and email)

4. Tentative date of manuscript received by editor’s office and tentative date of acceptance in parentheses

5. Abstract (preferably less than 250 words)

6. Keywords (6 pertinent keywords)

7. Introduction

8. Materials & Methods

9. Results

10. Discussion

11. Conclusion

12. Acknowledgment

13. References

Every paper must have this basic format. Any paper without experimental or clinical research setup shown by good schematic diagrams or actual photographs with captions that are easy to understand and that provide information about how the research was carried out will not be accepted. Materials & Methods should have enough information to reproduce the research by other scientists. For these materials and methods, if electrical or electromagnetic field stimulation is used, they should provide electrical parameters as well as electromagnetic field parameters and wave forms of the stimulating electrical pulses or electromagnetic field pulses.

After suggested revisions for improvement, once the paper is going to be officially accepted for publication, please adhere to the guidelines below:

Submission Requirements: Authors are requested to submit the original manuscript (and revised manuscript if needed) electronically via email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The manuscript, including text, figures, tables and figure legends, should be prepared in Microsoft Word format.

Include a cover letter, and insert “Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics Research Submission” in the subject line of the email. The cover letter should contain the name, address, telephone #, fax # and email address of the author responsible for correspondence. Follow the General Manuscript Form guidelines below to prepare the manuscript, figures, and tables.

When the manuscript is accepted for publication, the author(s) will be required to provide 2 hard copies of the final manuscript and a high-resolution PDF file. Manuscripts are accepted for consideration with the understanding that they have not been published elsewhere except in abstract form and are not concurrently under review elsewhere. Material accepted for publication will not be released publicly prior to its appearance in the journal.

General Manuscript Form: Papers should be typed in English with at least 3-cm (1 1/8 in.) margins on paper approximately 22 × 28 cm (8 1/2 × 11 in.) in size. Please consult the most recent issue of the journal for style and format. Number all pages consecutively, beginning with the title page. Use metric units of measure; other units may be given in parentheses. Typically, only three levels of headings are recognized. The paper should be organized as follows:

Title Page: First, before the title of the article, leave a 2-inch margin from the top of the page (for publisher reference information). The title should be brief and specific. The title page should contain in the following order: title (centered in bold, size 14, font Times New Roman), a space, the name(s), academic degree(s) (in bold) and affiliation(s) of author(s) including city, state, postal code, and country should appear (not in bold, centered in size 12 font Times New Roman). Following this, each co-author should be listed in the same way with a space between each author. Also indicate the author to whom correspondence should be addressed, with complete mailing address, telephone #, 
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Journal Article:

1. Omura, Y., Pathophysiology of acupuncture treatment: Effects of Acupuncture on Cardiovascular and Nervous systems. Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics Research, 
The International Journal. Vol 1, pp. 55-141, 1975.

Book:

1. Sambrook, J.; Fritsch, E. F.; Maniatis, T. Molecular cloning: A laboratory manual
2nd ed. Cold Spring Harbor, NY: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press; 1989.

Chapter in Edited Book:

1. Den Otter, E.; Dullens Hub, F. J.; Van Govern, H.; Pels, E. Antitumor effects of macrophages injected into animals: A review. In: MacBride, J. K.; Stuart, A., eds. 
The macrophage and cancer. Edinburgh: Econoprint; 1987:119–141.

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Volume 40, Number 2

Transcutaneous Electrical Stimulation Increased Nitric Oxide-Cyclic GMP Release Biocaptured Over Skin Surface of Pericardium Meridian and Acupuncture Points in Humans 73
Ma, S-X.; Mayer, E.; Lee, P.; Li, X-Y., Gao, E. Z.

Beneficial and Adverse Effects of Electro-acupuncture Assessed in the Canine Chronic Atrio-ventricular Block Model Having Severe Hypertension and Chronic Heart Failure 87
Cao, X; Lu, S.; Ohara, H.; Nakamura, Y.; Izumi-Nakaseko, H.; Ando, K.; Zhu, B.; Xu, B.; Sugiyama, A.

Simple New Method of Detecting Lies By Identifying Invisible Unique Physiological Reflex Response Appearing Often Less Than 10-15 Seconds on the Specific Parts of Face of Lying Person; Quick Screening of Potential Murderers & Problematic Persons 101
Omura, Y.; Nihrane, A.; Lu, D.; Jones, M.; Shimotsuura, Y.; Ohki, M.

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings 137

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries 147

Volume 40, Number 1

New Non-Invasive Safe, Quick, Economical Method of Detecting Various Cancers was found Using QRS Complex or Rising Part of T-wave of Recorded ECGs. Cancers can be Screened Along with Their Biochemical Parameters & Therapeutic Effects of Any Cancer Treatments can be Evaluated Using Recorded ECGs of Same Individual 1
Omura, Y.; Lu, D.; Young, B.; Jones, M.; Nihrane, A.; Duvvi, H.; Shimotsuura, Y.; Ohki, M.

Using Double Occlusion Checking System and Bi-digital O-Ring Test to Determine The Vertical Dimension of Occlusion for Maxillofacial Prosthodontics for Patients with Long-Term Pathophysiological Condition 17
Lu, D.; Wu-Shi, P.

Clinical Survey & Statistical Study on Four Types of Neck Whiplash Injuries Based on the Classical Meridian Theory: Correlation with their Symptoms, Tender Points and Range of Motion (ROM) 35
Chen, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Xiaolin, X.; Zhang, Q.; Wu, X.; Li, H.; Zheng, X.; Wang, T.

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings 53

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries 61

VOLUME 39, NUMBERS 3-4

Integrative Approach to Diagnosis of Genital Human Papillomaviruses (HPV) Infection of Female
Dunjic, M.; Stanisic, S.; Krstic, D.; Stanisic, M.; Ignjatic, Z.; Dunjic, Ma.

3,5,11 Needles: Looking For The Perfect Number of Needles--A Randomized And Controlled Study
Ceccherelli, F.; Marino, E.; Caliendo, A.; Dezzoni, R.; Roveri, A.; Gagliardi, G.

The Beneficial Effect of Electro-acupuncture Given at PC6 (Neiguan-point) by the Increase in Cardiac Transient Outward Flow of K+ Channel Which Depends on the Gene and Protein Expressions in Artificially Induced Myocardial Ischemia Rats
Wang, Y.; Wang, W.; Li, D.; Li, J.; Dai, J.; Yufu, L.; Li, C.; Zhang, X.; Rong, P.; Chen, Y.

The Impact of Acupuncture Treatment on Nitric Oxide (NO) in Migraine Patients
Gunduztepe, Y.; Mit, S.; Gecioglu, E.; Gurbuz, N.; Salkaci, O.; Kartal, R.; Severcan, C.; Cevik, C.

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

Abstracts of "7th European Congress of Integrative Medicine" in conjunction with "12th Biannual International Symposium on Bi-Digital O-Ring Test" and "30th Annual International Symposium on Acupuncture, Electrotherapeutics Research & Latest Advancements In Integrative Medicine" held at Columbia University.

Plenary Session

Oral Presentations

Poster Presentations

Workshops

Conference Index

Volume 39 Author Index

VOLUME 39, NUMBER 2

Non-Invasive Quick Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Problems from Visible and Invisible Abnormal Changes with Increased Cardiac Troponin I Appearing On Cardiovascular Representation Areas of the Eyebrows, Left Upper Lip, etc. of the Face & Hands: Beneficial Manual Stimulation of Hand's Heart Representation Area for Acute Anginal Chest Pain, and Important Factors in Safe, Effective Treatment
-Omura, Y.; Jones, K. M.; Duvvi, H.; Shimotsuura, Y.; Ohki, M.; Rodriques, A. (U.S.A. & Japan)

Power Spectral Differences of ElectrophysiologicalSignals Detected at Acupuncture Points and Non-Acupuncture Points
-Zhou, Q.; Gai, S.; Lin, N.; Zhang, J.; Zhang, L.; Yu, R.; Liu, J.; Cai, X. (People's Republic of China)

To Choose The Proper Antibiotic Regimen Between The Old and New Antimicrobial Agents and to Determine The Optimum Dosage With Bi-Digital O-Ring Test
-Lu, P. D.; Wu, S. P.; Panik, G. (U.S.A.)

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

Erratum

VOLUME 39, NUMBER 1

An Integrated Approach To Individualized Optimal Dose Estimation of Medication By Means of Dosing Adjustment Measures And Bi-Digital O-Ring Test
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Lu, D; Omura, Y; Lu, W (USA)

Unique Aspect of Tibetan Medicine
-Dakpa, T. (Tibet & USA)

Program of the 29th Annual International Symposium on Acupuncture, Electrotherapeutics and Latest Developments in Integrated Medicine, at the Columbia University Faculty House

Abstracts of Papers Presented at the 29th Annual International Symposium on Acupuncture, Electrotherapeutics and Latest Developments in Integrated Medicine, held at the Columbia University Faculty House during Nov. 7-9, 2013

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

Erratum

Indexing and Abstracting Services which cover Acupuncture Electro-Therapeutics Research: Current Contents, Excerpta Medica, Index Medicus, Science Citation Index, Index Vetenerius, CINAHL, Biological Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts, Google Scholar, Medline, PubMed, Bioengineering Abstracts, Index to Dental Literature, Psychological Abstracts, Engineering Index Monthly and Author Index, PsycINFO, COMPENDEX, Current Advances in Life Science

VOLUME 38, NUMBERS 3-4

Oncothermia: A new Paradigm and Promising Method in Cancer Therapies
Hegyi, G.; Szasz, O.; Szasz, A. (Hungary)

Treatment of Nocturia Symptoms With Acupuncture
Cevik, C.; Iseri, S. O. (Turkey)

More than 97% of Human Papilloma Virus Type 16 (HPV-16) was Found with Chrysotile Asbestos & Relatively Smooth Round Tumor Outline, and Less than 3% was found with HPV-18 and Tremolite Asbestos & Irregular Sawtooth-like Zigzag Outline in Breast Cancer Tissues in Over 500 Mammograms of Female Patients: Their Implications in Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of Breast Cancer
Omura, Y.; Jones, M.; Niharan, A.;  Duvvi, H.; Shimotsuura, Y.; Ohki, M. (USA & Japan)

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

VOLUME 38, NUMBERS 1-2

The Effect of Acupuncture on High Blood Pressure of Patients Using Antihypertensive Drugs
- Çevik, C.; İşeri, S. O. (Turkey)

Treating Angina Pectoris By Acupuncture Therapy
- Xu, L.; Xu, H.; Gao, W.; Wang, W.; Zhang, H.; Lu, D. (Republic of China & U.S.A.)

Factors Significantly Increasing or Inhibiting Early Stages of Malignant Melanoma (M.M.) and Non-Invasive Evaluation of New Treatment by Ingestion and External Application of Optimal Doses of the Most Effective anti-M.M. substances: Haritaki, Cilantro, Vitamin D3, Nori, EPA with DHA, & Application of Special (+) Solar Energy Stored Paper, which Reduced the M.M. Active Area & Asbestos Rapidly
- Omura, Y; Jones, M; Duvvi, H; Paluch, K; Shimotsuura, Y; Ohki, M. (USA & Japan)

Influence of I-Ching (Yijing易經, or The Book of Changes) on Chinese Medicine, Philosophy and Science
- Lu, D. (U.S.A.)

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

 

VOLUME 37, NUMBER 4

Comparison of 2 Methods of Non-invasive Treatment between Transcutaneous Electrical Stimulation and Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Stimulation as Replacement of Invasive Manual Acupuncture
-  Kim, S-B.; Kim, J-Y.; Park, S-W.; Lee, N-R.; Lee, S-W.; Kim, Y-H.; Lee, Y-H. (South Korea)

The Effects of Acupuncture on the Levels of Blood Pressure and Nitric Oxide in Hypertensive Patients
- Severcan, C.; Cevik, C.; Acar, H.V.; Cayci Sivri, A.B.; Mit, S.S.; Gecioglu, E.; Pasaoglu, O.T.; Gunduztepe, Y. (Turkey)

Somatic Acupuncture versus Ear Acupuncture in Migraine Therapy: A Randomized, Controlled, Blind Study
- Ceccherelli, F.; Lovato, A.; Piana, E.; Gagliardi, G.; Roveri, A. (Italy)

Announcements & Forthcoming Meetings

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

Volume 37 Author Index

 

VOLUME 37, NUMBERS 2-3

Acute Effects of Electro-acupuncture (EA) On Hippocampal Long Term Potentiation (LTP) of Perforant Path-Dentate Gyrus Granule Cells Synapse Related to Memory
-He, X.; Yan, T.; Chen, R.; Ran, D. (China)

Sedating Pediatric Dental Patients by Oral Ketamine with Alternating Bi-lateral Stimulation of Eye Movement Desensitization and minimizing Adverse Reaction of Ketamine by Acupuncture and Bi-Digital O-Ring Test
-Lu, D.P.; Wu, P-S.; Lu, W.I. (USA)

Effects of Combining Electroacupuncture with General Anesthesia Induced by Sevoflurane in Patients Undergoing Supratentorial Craniotomy and Improvements in Their Clinical Recovery Profile & Blood Enkephalin
-Yang, C.; An, L.; Han, R.; Lin, S.; Kang, X.; Wang, B. (China)

VOLUME 37, NUMBER 1

Contra-Lateral Needling in the Treatment of Hemiplegia Due to Acute Ischemic Stroke
Gao, H., Gao, X., Liang, G., Ma, B. (China)

Newly Discovered Quick, Non-Invasive Screening Method of Bone Marrow Malignancies Including Various eukemia’s, Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, & Multiple Myeloma from Abnormal Small Rectangular Area within Bone Marrow Organ Representation Areas of the Face
Omura, Y; O’Young, B; Jones, M; Nihrane A; Duvvi, H; Paluch, K; Shimotsuura, Y; Ohki, M. (USA & Japan)

Sedating the Apprehensive Debilitated Patients for Dental Procedures by Combining Parenteral Sedation and Hypnosis with Supplemental Acupuncture Therapy
Lu, DP; Wu PS; Lu WI (USA)

VOLUME 36, NUMBERS 3/4

Localization of Acupuncture Points on the Lung Meridian Using Bi-Digital O-Ring Test Electromagnetic Field Resonance Phenomenon Between 2 Identical Substances
Suko, E.V., Iwasa, S., Jojima, T., Senvaitis, M.I., Vera, M.R., Uno, L.H., Honda, M.I., Falzoni, W., Yoshida, Y., Berreta, O.N., Tanaka, M.H., Rosenberg, M., Silva, J.R. (Brazil)

The Characteristics of Acupuncture-Like Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (Acupuncture-Like TENS): A Literature Review
Francis, R.P., Johnson, M.I. (UK)

Effects of Electroacupuncture on Depression in a Rat Model
Xu, S., Li, S., Shen, X., Meng, X., Lao, L. (USA & China)

Pain Induced by Intensive Light Beam Pulse Stimulation of Acupuncture Point GB34 of Lower Extremities and its Associated Changes in EEGs
Lee, F., Chang, T., Wu, A.
(Taiwan & USA)

New Clinical Findings on the Longevity Gene in Disease, Health, & Longevity: Sirtuin 1 Often Decreases with Advanced Age & Serious Diseases in Most Parts of the Human Body, While Relatively High & Constant Sirtuin 1 Regardless of Age was First Found in the Hippocampus of Supercentenarians
Omura, Y., Lu, D., Jones, M., O’Young, B., Duvvi, H., Paluch, K., Shimotsuura, Y., Ohki, M.
(USA & Japan)

Program of the 27thth Annual International Symposium on Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics & Integrated Medicine held at Columbia University, New York, NY during October 21-24, 2011

Abstracts of the 27thth Annual International Symposium on Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics & Integrated Medicine

VOLUME 36, NUMBERS 1/2

Effective Acupunture Practice through Diagnosis Based on Distribution of Meridian Pathways & Related Syndromes
Chen, Y., Zheng, X., Li, H., ZHang, Q., Wang, T.
(USA & People's Republic of China)

Caprylic Acid in The Effective Treatment of Intractable Medical Problems of Frequent Urination, Incontinence, Chronic Upper Respiratory Infection, Root Canalled Tooth Infection, ALS, etc., Caused by Asbestos & Mixed Infections of Candida albicans, Helicobacter pylori, & Cytomegalovirus With or Without Other Microorganisms & Mercury
Omura, Y., O'Young, B., Jones, M., Pallos, A., Duvvi, H., Shimotsuura, Y.
(USA & Japan)

Phenytoin (Dilantin) and Acupuncture Therapy in the Treatment of Intractable Oral and Facial Pain
Lu, D.P., Lu, W.I., Lu, G.P.
(USA)

Abstracts os 10th Biennial International Symposium on the Bi-Digital O-Ring Test held at Waseda Universoty, Tokyo, Japan during July 16-19 2010

Announcements & Forthcoming Events

Erratum

New Patents & Published Patent Applications from the U.S. and Over 30 Other Countries

 

VOLUME 35, NUMBERS 3/4

Quality of Randomized Controlled Trials in Acupuncture Treatment of Hepatitis B Virus Infection—A Systematic Review
Shumei Zheng, Juan Du, Xiaoqin Lu, Yajun Zhang, Lisheng Hu, and Wei Wang

A Comparison Between Pulsed Radiofrequency and Electro-acupuncture for Relieving Pain in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain
Mu-Lien Lin, Mu-Huang Lin, Jun-Jeng Fen, Wei-Tso Lin, Chii-Wann Lin, and Po-Quang Chen

Effects of Transcutaneous Electrical Stiumlation (1 pulse/sec) Through Custom-made Disposable Surface Electrodes Covering Omura's ST36 Area of Both Legs on Normal Cell Telomeres, Oncogen C-fosAb2, Integrin α5β1, Chlamydia Trachomatis, etc. in Breast Cancer & Alzheimer Patients
Yoshiaki Omura, Yemeng Chen, Olivia Lermand, Marilyn Jones, Harsha Duvvi, and Yasuhiro Shimotsuura

Clinical Effectiveness of Acupuncture for Mandibular Subluxation and Dislocation
Dominic P. Lu, Gabriel P. Lu, and Po-Ming Lu

Volume 35, Numbers 1-2, 2010

Volume 34, Numbers 1-4, 2009

Volume 33, Numbers 1-4, 2008

Volume 32, Numbers 1-4, 2007

Volume 31, Numbers 1-4, 2006

Volume 30, Numbers 1-4, 2005

Volume 29, Numbers 1-4, 2004

Volume 28, Numbers 1-4, 2003

Volume 27, Numbers 1-4, 2002

Volume 26, Numbers 1-4, 2001

Volume25, Numbers 1-4, 2000

Volume24, Numbers 1-4, 1999

Volume23, Numbers 1-4, 1998

Editor-in-Chief & Founder
Yoshiaki Omura, M.D., Sc.D., F.A.C.A., F.I.C.A.E., F.A.A.I.M., F.R.S.M., D.A.B.F., A.B.F.M.
Mailing address: 800 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
Phone (212) 781-6262, Fax (212) 923-2279

President, International College of Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics; Director of Medical Research, Heart Disease Foundation; Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Community & Preventive Medicine, New York Medical College; Professor, Dept. of Non-Orthodox Medicine, Ukrainian National Medical University; Executive Board Member & Chairman of the Eastern Medicine Advisory Board of the American Association of Integrative Medicine (A.A.I.M.); Former Visiting Research Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College, New York, NY, USA; Former Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL, USA; Former Visiting Professor, Dept. of Psycho-physiology, University of Paris, Paris, France

EDITORIAL ASSOCIATES: 
Motomu Ohki, M.Sc (Applied Chemistry, Tokyo University), F.I.C.A.E. (Honor) &
Kamila Paluch, M.S. (Bioengineering, Columbia University

EDITORS:

Andersson, Sven, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. of Neurophysiology, Dept. of Physiology, Univ. of Goteborg, Gotborg, Sweden
Araujo, M. Sanchez, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres., Latin Ameri-can Societies (FLASMA), & Integral Health & Therapeutics Research Inst. (INSIT), Caracas, Venezuela
Atsumi, Kazuhiko, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Dir.and Prof. Institute of Medical Electronics, Univ. of Tokyo, Hongo Bankyo-Ku, Tokyo, Japan
Becker, Robert O., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Consultant Biomed.Science, former Prof. Orthopedic Surgery, Upstate Med. Ctr., Starroute, Lowville, NY, USA
Beyens, Francais, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Ex-President, Belgian Assoc. of Med. Acupuncturists, Bruxelles, Belgium
Borrmann, Robert, Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./former Chairman, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College, Bronx, NY, USA
Cao, Xiao-Ding, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Chairwoman, Dept. of Acupuncture Analgesia and former Dean of Basic Med. Science, Shanghai Med. Univ. Shanghai, PRC
Ceccherelli, Francesco, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Research Professor, Institute of Anesthesiology and Reanimation and Regulatory Center on Complementary Medicine, University of Padova, Via C. Battisti, 267-35121 Padova, Italy
Chang, Hsiang-Tung, Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Director, Shanghai Brain Research Institute Academia Sinica 319, Yo-Yang Road, Shanghai, PRC
Chen, Gong-Bai, M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E, former Prof. of Neurosurgery and Ex-President of Inst. of Neurology and of Hua Shan Hospital, Shanghai Med. Univ., PRC
Chen, Yemeng, C.M.D., L.A.C., F.I.C.A.E., Academic Dean, New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Mineola, NY, USA
Chun, Sae-il, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof & Director, Rehabilitation Hospital, Yonsei University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Cohen, Marc, M.B.B.S. (Hons.), Ph.D., BmedSc (Hons.), F.A.M.A.S., DipAC, F.I.C.A.E., Head of Dept. of Complementary Medicine, RMIT University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
Crul, Jan, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Chairman, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Radabout Zickehuls Katholic Univ., Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Cyong, J., M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Chairman of Lab. Immunopharmacology, Oriental Med. Res. Ctr. of the Kitasato Inst., Tokyo, Japan
de Smul, Andre, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof., Dept. of Surgery, Pain Clinic, Akademisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
Doenicke, Alfred, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Director of the Institute for Anesthesiology, Polyclinic, Munich Univ., Munich, Germany
Farber, Paulo L., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Director/Coordinator, Acupuncture Research Dept., Div. Obstetrics & Gynecology, Univ. of Sao Paulo Med. School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Floter, Thomas, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., President, Schmerz Therapeutisches Kolloquium Pain Treatment Ctr., Frankfurt Main, Germany
Genazzani, Andrea R., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres., Intl. Soc. of Gynecological Endocrinology, E.I.C. Gynecological Endocrinology, Prof. Inst. of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Univ. of Modena, Modena, Italy
Giron, Giampiero, P., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. and Director, Instituto Di Anesthesiologia E Rianimazione, and Regulatory Center on Complementary Medicine, University of Padova, Via C. Battisti, 267-35121 Padova, Italy
Gleditsch, Jochen, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Pres., German Physicians Acupuncture Assoc., Munchen 2, Germany
Greenfield, William, D.D.S., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Assoc. Dean for Hospital and Extramural Affairs, New York Univ. Dental Ctr., New York, NY, USA
Gunn, C. Chan, M.A., A.B., M.C., Chir., F.I.C.A.E., Prof., University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA & Gunn Pain Clinic, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Hayhoe, Simon, B.S., M.B., M.R.C.S., I.C.R.P., F.I.C.A.E., Ex-Chairman & Treasurer, ICMA, British Med. Acupuncture Society, Dept. of Anesthetics, Essex County Hosp., Colchester, UK
Hegyi, Gabriella, M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc., Head of Dept of CAM, Pecs University, Health Science Faculty, Hungary
Hisamitsu, Tadashi, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Chairman, Dept. of Physiology, School of Med., Showa Univ., Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Hui, S. C., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Pres., Western Australian Med. Acupuncture Society, Nedlands, Western Australia
Iliev, Emil, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Chairman, Bulgarian Society of Traditional Chinese Med., Sofia, Bulgaria
Jojima, Takashi, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Pres., Brazilian Med. Acupuncture Assoc., Ave. Paes de Rarros, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Junnila, Seppo, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres., Finnish Med. Acupuncture Soc. and Mgr. of Salo District Health Care Center, Salo, Finland
Kaada, Birger, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. of Neurophysiology, Lab. of Clinical Neurophysiology, Rogaland Central Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
Kim, Ki Ho, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., F.A.A.P.M.R., Director, Kim Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Livingston, NJ, USA
Klaus, Wolfgang, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. and Chairman, Dept. of Pharmacology, Univ. of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Lee, Matthew, M.D., M.P.H., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Dir. of Rehabilitation Med., Goldwater Memorial Hospital, New York Univ. Med. Center, and Pres., American Academy of Acupuncture, New York, NY, USA
Lisenyuk, Victor, M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Chairman, Dept. of Non-Orthodox Med., Ukrainian National Med. Univ., Kiev, Ukraine
Lu, Dominic P., D.D.S., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof of Oral Medicine, Univ. of Pennsylvania; Director of Medical and Dental Externship Education and Chief of Special Care Dentistry, Lehigh Valley Hospital
Lundberg, Thomas, NI.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Physiology II, Karolinska Inst., Stockholm, Sweden
Mamtani, Ravi, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. of Clinical Preventive Med., Dir. of Med. Acupuncture Program, New York Med. College, Valhalla, NY, USA
Marcus, Paul, M.D., former Chairman, British Med. Acupuncture Soc., Admin., Newton House, Warrington, Cheshire, England
Maric-Oehler, Walburg, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres. German Med. Acupuncture Assoc., Bad Homburg, Germany
Mayroher, Otto, M.D., Dr. N.C. Mult., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. and Chairman, Inst. of Anesthesiology, Univ. of Vienna, Austria
Melzack, Ronald, Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. of Psychology, McGill Univ., Montreal, Canada
Muteki, Gousuke, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. Emeritus & Former Chairman, Dept. of Anesthesiology & Dir. of Emergency Intensive Care Unit, Kurume Univ., Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
Nappi, Giuseppe, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., E.I.C., Functiona Neurology, Prof. & Dir., 1st. Neurologic Ctr. Mondino, Univ. of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Negro, Francesco E., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres., 4th World Congress of Scientific Acupuncture of ICMART 90, Pres. of the Italian Acupuncture Soc., Rome, Italy
Needham, Joseph, F.R.S., F.A.B., F.I.C.A.E., Sometime Master of Gonville and Caius College and Dir., East Asian History of Sci. Library, Cambridge Univ., UK
NG, Lorenz, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Chairman of Intra-Mural Res. Lab., Natl. Inst. on Drug Abuse, Rockville, MD, USA
Niboyet, J., M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E., President of Mediterranean Acupuncture Assoc., Marseilles, France
Nissel, H., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres., Austrian Soc. of Acupuncture & Auricular Medicine, Ludwig Boltzmann Acupuncture Inst., Vienna, Austria
Nogier, Paul., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres. Groupe Lyonnais d'Etudes Medicales, E.I.C., Auriculo-Medecine, Lyon, France
Nordenstrom, Bjorn E. W., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Chairman, Nobel Committee, Karolinska Inst., Stockholm, Prof. Emeritus of Diagnostic Radiology, Karolinska Inst., Stockholm, Sweden
Orkin, Louis, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., former Prof./former Chairman, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
Otsuka, Yasuo, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Dir. Oriental Med., Inst. Kampo Med., Dept., Kitasato Univ., 5-9-1 Shirokane, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Peng, Alfred, M.D,, F.I.C.A.E., former Pres. NY Society of Acupuncture for Physicians & Dentists, St Luke's Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Pontinen, P. J., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres. Nordic Med. Acupuncture Soc. and Assoc. Prof. of Anesthesiology, Univ. of Kuopio, Finland
Procacci, Paolo, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. Univ. degli Studi di Firenze, Cattedra de Terapia Medica Sistematica, Viale G.B. Firenze, Italy
Rabischong, Pierre, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Chairman of Dept. of Anatomy and Dean of the Faculty of Med., Univ. of Montpellier, Dir. of Biomechanics, Res. Unit of INSERM at Montpellier, Montpellier, France
Redfearn, Edward, B.A., M.B.B., Chir. (Camb) DRCOG, F.I.C.A.E, Ex-Chairman, British Med. Acupuncture Soc., Birmingham, England
Samosyuk, Ivan A., M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof., Dept. of Neuropathology & Reflexotherapy, Kiev State Inst. for Post Graduate Studies of Physicians, Doragozhitskaya St. Kiev, Ukraine
Schnorrenberger, Claus C., M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Past Pres. of German Physicians Acupuncture Assoc., Frieburg, Germany
Shibutani, Kinichi, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. Anesthesiology & Dir. of Pain Clinic, Westchester County Med. Ctr., New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
Skokijev, Antonije, M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres. of the Yugoslavian Med. Acupuncture Society and Prof. and Dir of Clinic for Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Military Med. Academy, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Soulairac, Andre, M.D., Sc.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. and Chairman, Dept. of Psycho-Physiology, Faculty of Sci., Univ. of Paris VI, Paris, France
Spiegel, Edward, D.D.S., F.I.C.A.E., Former Chairman, CME Courses of American Academy of Head, Neck and Facial Pain, Erie, PA
Studer, Elizabeth, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Pres. Med. Acupuncture Soc. of Switzerland, Lugond, Switzerland
Takeshige, Chifuyu, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof. Emeritus and former Dean of Physiology Dept., School of Med., Showa Univ., Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Tobler, Paul, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Dozent for General Med., Univ. of Zurich & Univ. of Bern Zurich, Switzerland
Travell, Janet, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Emeritus Clinical Prof. of Med., George Washington Univ., Washington, DC, USA
Trachtenberg, Alan I., M.D., M.P.H., Medical Officer, N.I.H. on Drug Abuse, 6120 Executive Blvd., Suite 450, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
Tsuchiya, Mitsuharu, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., President of the Federation of Portugese Acupuncture & Moxibusion Av. Colegio Militar, 20 A-r/c. DT-Loja-1500 Lisboa, Portugal
Xuetai, Wang, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof./Vice Dir., Expert Comm. of China, Academy of Traditional Chinese Med., Former President of China Acupuncture & Moxibustion Society, Bejing, China
Yamamura, Hideo, M.D,. H.D., F.I.C.A.E., Prof Emeritus, former Chairman, Dept. of Anesthesiology; former Dean, School of Med. Tokyo Univ.; Pres., All Japan Acupuncture Society Tokyo, Japan

 



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CORRESPONDING EDITORS

Beckman, Sandra, M.A. (Speech Pathology), M.A. (Educational Computer Science), Campus Coordinator for Distance Learning in Communicative Disorders, Dept. of Human Services, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina, USA; Former Adjunct Assistant Prof., Dept. of Communication Disorders & Sciences, Adelphi University, Manhattan Center 
Camp, Virginia, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Wycombe General Hosp., High Wycombe Bucks, England 
Glennie-Smith, Keith, M.B., B.S., F.F.A.R.C.S., F.I.C.A.E., Consultant Anesthesist, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Poole General Hosp., Dorset, England 
Grant, Alan, M.B., F.I.C.A.E., c/o Prof. Andre Soulairac, Dept. of Psychophysiology, Faculty of Science, Univ. of Paris VI, France 
Jungck, Dietrich, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Vice-Pres., Schmerz-Theraputisches Kolloquium, Clinic for Pain Treatement, 2000 Hamburg I, Germany 
Merrick, Pipsisewa, M.Sc., Ph.D., Dept. of Biology, Univ. of North Carolina, NC, USA 
Nakajima, Hiroaki, M.D., Ph.D., Dir. of Pulmonary Div. & Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Med., School of Med., Showa Univ., Tokyo, Japan 
Nihrane, Abdallah, Ph.D., F.IC.A.E. Visiting Associate Prof. Integrative Medicine, ICAET, Adjunct Associate Prof., Microbiology, New York City College of Technology, CUNY, New York, Former Assistant Prof., Dept. of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, Former Visiting Scientist, NIH, NIAID, Bethesda, MD, USA
Omura, Alexander K.
, M.D., Dir., Dept. of Anesthesiology, Benefis Hosp., 4631 Fox Farm Road, Great Falls, MT, USA 
Shimotsuura, Tasuhiro, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Exec. Secretary, Japan Bi-Digital O-Ring Test Assoc., Dir., Dept. of Med., St. Maria Hospital, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan 
Sola, Anders, M.D., F.I.C.A.E., Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Anesthesiology, School of Med., Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA (former Pain Specialist, U.S. Air Force)

There are currently no Subject Indexes available for this journal.

Author Index: Volume 39

Cai, X.  169
Caliendo, A.    241
Ceccherelli, F. 241
Cevik, C.   275
Chen, Y.          259
Dai, J.   259
Dakpa, T.        27
Dezzoni, R.      241
Dunjic, M.       229
Dunjic, Ma.     229
Duvvi, H.         135
Gagliardi, G.    241
Gai, S. 169
Gecioglu, E.     275
Gunduztepe, Y.            275
Gurbuz, N.      275
Ignjatic, Z.       229
Jones, K. M.    135
Kartal, R.         275
Krstic, D.         229
Li, C.   259
Li, D.   259
Li, J.    259
Lin, N. 169
Liu, J. 169
Lu, D.  1
Lu, P. D.          183
Marino, E.       241
Mit, S. 275
Ohki, M.          135
Omura, Y.        1,135
Panik, G.         183
Rodriques, A.  135
Rong, P.          259
Roveri, A.        241
Salkaci, O.       275
Severcan, C.     275
Shimotsuura, Y.           135
Stanisic, M.     229
Stanisic, S.       229
Wang, W.        259
Wang, Y.         259
Wu, S.P.          183
Yu, R.  169
Yufu, L.           259
Zhang, J.          169
Zhang, L.         169
Zhang, X.         259
Zhou, Q.          169

Author Index: Volume 38

Çevik, C. 1, 199
Duvvi, H.  37,211
Gao, W.    17
Hegyi, G.  161
İşeri, S. O. 1, 199
Jones, M.  37, 211
Lu, D.   17, 77
Ohki, M.  37, 211
Omura, Y. 37, 211
Paluch, K.  37, 211
Shimotsuura, Y. 37, 211
Szasz, A.  161
Szasz, O. 161
Wang, W.  17
Xu, L.  17
Xu, H.  17
Zhang, H. 17

Author Index: Volume 37

Acar, H.V. 263
An, L. 125
Cayci Sivri, A.B. 263
Ceccherelli, F. 277
Cevik, C. 263
Chen, R. 89
Duvvi, H. 13
Gagliardi, G. 277
Gao, H. 1
Gao, X. 1
Gecioglu, E. 263
Gunduztepe, Y. 263
Han, R. 125
He, X. 89
Jones, M. 13
Kang, X. 125
Kim, J-Y. 247
Kim, S-B. 247
Kim, Y-H. 247
Lee, N-R. 247

Lee, S-W. 247
Lee, Y-H. 247
Liang, G. 1
Lin, S. 125
Lovato, A. 277
Lu, D.P. 49, 103
Lu W. 49
Lu, W.I. 103
Ma, B. 1
Mit, S.S. 263
Nihrane, A. 13
O’Young, B. 13
Ohki, M. 13
Omura, Y. 13
Paluch, K. 13
Park, S-W. 247
Pasaoglu, O.T. 263

Piana, E. 277
Ran, D. 89
Roveri, A. 277
Shimotsuura, Y. 13
Wang, B. 125
Wu, P-S. 49, 103
Yan, T. 89
Yang, C. 125

Author Indexes: Volumes 30-35

Volume 36

Berreta, O.N., 221

Chang, T., 275
Chen, Y., 1

Duvvi, H., 19, 287

Francis, R.P., 231

Honda, M.I., 221

Iwasa, S., 221

Johnson, M.I., 231
Jojima, T., 221
Jones, M., 19, 287

Lao, L., 259
Lee, F., 275
Li, H., 1
Li, S., 259
Lu, D.P., 65, 287
Lu, G.P., 65
Lu, W.I., 65

Meng, X., 259

O’Young, B., 19, 287
Ohki, M., 287
Omura, Y., 19, 287

Pallos, A., 19
Paluch, K., 287

Rosenberg, M., 221

Senvaitis, M.I., 221
Shen, X., 259
Shimotsuura, Y., 19, 287
Silva, J.R., 221
Suko, E.V., 221

Tanaka, M.H., 221

Vera, M.R., 221
Wang, T., 1
Wu, A., 275

Xu, S., 259

Zhang, Q., 1
Zheng, X., 1

 

Volume 35

Aravagli, Lucia, 1

Castagna, Alessandro, 1
Chen, Po-Quang, 133
Chen, Yemeng, 147

Du, Juan, 119
Duvvi, Harsha, 45,147

Fen, Jun-Jeng, 133
Fontani, Vania, 1

Hines, Howard, 45
Hu, Lisheng, 119

Issever, Halim, 17

Jinquan, Ma, 29
Jones, Marilyn, 45,147

Karatas, Omer, 17

Lermand, Olivia, 147
Lin, Chii-Wann, 133
Lin, Han, 29

Lin, Mu-Hung, 133
Lin, Mu-Lien, 133
Lin, Wei-Tso, 133
Lu, Dominic P., 45, 187
Lu, Gabriel P., 187
Lu, Po-Ming, 187
Lu, Xiaoqin, 119

Margotti, Matteo Lotti, 1
Mannu, Piero, 1

O’Young, Brian, 45
Ohki, Motomu, 45
Omura, Yoshiaki, 45,147
Ozcan, Emel, 17

Pallos, Andrew, 45

Rinaldi, Salvatore, 1

Sahin, Nilay, 17
Sezen, Kasim, 17
Shimotsuura, Yasuhiro, 45,147
Shu, Wang, 29

Wang, Wei, 119
Wenping, Yao, 29

Xuemin, Shi, 29

Yan, Shen, 29

Zhang, Yajun, 119
Zheng, Shumei, 119

Volume 34

Ahn, Kyoo-Seok, 27
Araque, Haydeé, 165

Bayraktar, Bulent, 205

Cakir, Baris, 205
Cao, Xiao-ding, 151
Castagna, Alessandro, 135

Duvvi, Harsha, 41,175

Henoch, Avraham, 41
Horiuchi, Nobuko, 175

Jones, Marilyn K., 175
Joshi, Narahari, 165

Kawashima, Hiroshi, 41
Kim, Kwan-Hyun, 27
Kim, Sung-Hoon, 27

Lee, Chan-Hee, 27
Lee, Eun-Ok, 27
Lee, Hye-Jung, 27
Lee, Hyo-Jeong, 27
Lee, Hyo-Jung, 27
Lee, Jae-Ho, 27
Lee, Keun-Sung, 27
Li, Ji, 151
Lu, Dominic , 175

Mannu, Piero, 135
Margotti, Malteo, 135

Nam, Don-Woo, 27

Ohki, Motomu, 41,175
Omura, Yoshiaki, 41,175
Ozerkan, Kemal Nuri, 205

Pallos, Andrew, 175
Pretorius, Etheresia, 15

Rinaldi, Salvatre, 135

Shimotsuura, Yasuhiro, 41,175
Suetsugu, Akihiro, 175

Y1ld1z, Fatih, 205
Yucesir, Ilker, 205

Zhang, Jun-hai, 151
Zheng, Guo-qing, 1

Volume 33

Casale, R., 157
Ceccherelli, F., 157
Chen, S., 19
Chen, Y., 19
Cheng, F., 53

Gagliardi, G., 157
Gizhko, V., 1

Han, J.B., 145
Hosemann, W., 1
Huang, V., 169
Huang, X., 33

Jia, J., 9

Kim, C.W., 145
Kim, J.H., 179
Kim, S.H., 179
Kim, S.K., 145

Lee, E.S., 179
Lee, M.G., 145
Lehmann, C., 1
Lietz, P., 1
Lu, G., 135
Lu, P., 135

Min, B.I., 145

Nam, D., 179

Omura, Y., 193
Ori, C., 157

Park, D.S., 145
Park, M.K., 179
Pavlovic, D., 1

Rovert, A., 157

Schmidt, R., 1
Shen, T., 169
Sun, B., 145
Sun, Y., 33

Usichenko, T., 1

Wang, X., 33
Wendt, M., 1

Yang, H., 33
Yuan, S., 33

Zeng, Y., 19
Zhang, C., 33
Zhang, W., 19
Zhou, Y., 9

Volume 32

Ahmed., S., 81
Ahn, B.S., 195

Bayraktar, B., 71

Cao, J., 179
Chen, H., 87
Chen, J., 87
Chen, Y., 31

de Barros, F.C., 211
de Barros, S.E., 211
Cuvvi, H., 31

Esnouf, A., 81

Feng, X., 179

Goksu, O., 71
Gong, L., 223

Hong, J.Y., 195
Hong, S., 195

Kangs, D-I., 195
Kim, Y-J., 195
Kuo, H., 87

Lee, B-C., 195
Lee, S-H., 195
Liang, W., 87
Lin, J., 87
Liu, H., 179
Lu, d.P., 15, 31
Lu, G., 16
Lu, W., 15

Moore, J., 81

Ohki, M., 31
Omura, Y., 31, 235
Ozerkan, K., 71

Sahinkaya, T., 71
Shimotsura, Y., 31
Shy, H., 87
Soh, K-S., 195
Sun, X., 223
Syldona, M., 1

Tang, W., 179
Tyan, C., 87

Woo, H-J., 195
Wright, P., 87

Yildiz, S., 71
Yoo, J.S., 195
Yucesire, I., 71

Zhang, J., 179

Volume 31

Baik, K.Y., 13
Bernardo-Filho, M., 33

Cao, X.O., 223
Chen, F.-P., 45
Cheng J., 259

Dinse, M., 213
Duvvi, H., 247

Franca, D., 33

Gao, H., 259
Guimares, M., 33
Guo, J., 259

Han, W., 1
Hwang, S-J., 45

Jung, M-S., 45

Kang, J., 233
Kang, Y., 233
Kim, M.S. 201
Koshurinov, Y., 1
Krevsky, M., 1

Lee, B-C., 13
Lee, S-M., 1
Lehmann, C., 213
Li, X., 233
Li, X.Y., 223
Litscher, G., 201
Lysenyuk, V.P., 213

Moreno, S., 33

Ogay, V., 13
Ohata, N., 247
Ohki, M., 247
Omura, Y., 61, 247
Ovechkin, A., 1

Pavlovic, D., 213

Rogers, P., 33

Santos-Filho, S., 33
Senna-Fernandesm, V., 33
Seo, K.M., 201
Shimotsura, Y., 247
Soh, K-S., 13
Soh, K.S., 201

Tkachenko, Y., 1

Usichenko, T.I., 213

Wendt, M., 213
Wessner, J., 127
Wu, G.C., 223

Yan, W., 233
Yoon, G., 1
Yu, J., 223

Zhang, Y., 233
Zhao, P., 259
Zinina, E., 1

Volume 30

Cao, Y-X., 263
Chen, B.-Y., 275
Cheng J-S., 1, 207
Chiu, J-H., 15

Fan, M.-X., 263

Gu, J., 207
Guo, J-C., 1
Guo, X., 185

Han, J., 27
Hsieh, C-L., 15
Huang, Y-L., 263
Huang, X-F., 43

Jin, H-B., 1, 207
Jeong, D-M., 201

Kuo, Y.L., 15

Lee, MS., 201
Li, B., 207
Li, L., 263
Li, Q., 1

Lin, J-G., 15
Liu, R-Y., 43
Lu, N., 263

Omura, Y., 57, 219
Ozerkan, K.N., 53

Shen, D-H., 185
Shen, L-L., 263
Shi, B-C., 201
Shu, J., 43
Sun, F-Y., 185

Wang, I., 263
Wu, C-W., 15

Yang, R., 1, 207
Yang, Z-J., 185
Yu, J., 27
Yu, T., 27

Zhao, H., 275
Zhu, D.-N., 263

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Acupuncture & Electro-Therapeutics Research, The International Journal, now in its 30th year, bridges the gap between orthodox Western basic and clinical medicine and various aspects of alternative medicine. It also leads the field in reporting new and innovative science through documentation of research. As a quarterly multidisciplinary journal encompassing physics, electrical engineering, Western medicine, Oriental medicine, and newly developing diagnostic and therapeutic methods in both traditional Western medicine and non-orthodox medicine, it is indexed and abstracted in all major international reference sources (see list below). The journal is noted for its rapid handling of editorial contribution and short publication turn around time.

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UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND
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