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Sensitization and Ischaemia

In Acupuncture, Trigger Points and Musculoskeletal Pain (3rd Edition), Baldry advances the following: "When the Myofascial Trigger Point nociceptor-sensitizing substances bradykinin and ...
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Is there any proof that acupuncture is an effective pain remedy?

I have heard of acupuncture being used for pain management. Are there clear scientific proofs that indicate it is more effective than a placebo treatment for pain? If so what types of pain has it ...