TY - CHAP A1 - Takashi Seki A2 - Masashi Watanabe A3 - Shin Takayama ED1 - Marcelo Saad Y1 - 2011-10-10 PY - 2011 T1 - Blood Flow Volume as an Indicator of the Effectiveness of Traditional Medicine N2 - Acupuncture and related techniques are useful tools for treating a spectrum of diseases. However, there are still many areas of controversy surrounding it. We hope this book can contribute to guide the advance of this ancient medical art. In the present work, the reader will find texts written by authors from different parts of the world. The chapters cover strategic areas to collaborate with the consolidation of the knowledge in acupuncture. The book doesn't intend to solve all the questions regarding this issue but the main objective is to share elements to make acupuncture more and better understood at health systems worldwide. BT - Acupuncture SP - Ch. 7 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/24527 DO - 10.5772/24527 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-07-30 ER -