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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Desai, Patricia
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Article Title
A case for acupunture
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
48
Issue ID
3
Page(s)
110-11
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Abstract
Discusses the status of acupuncture in Jamaica; its costs and charges; and its effectiveness. Suggests that for people suffering from chronic disease, acupuncture could offer a viable alternative, afford reduction in mortality, and give the physician some satisfaction in being able to provide the patient with options.
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