Acupuncture Reduces Pain, Need for Opioids after Surgery

DURHAM, N.C. – Using acupuncture before and during surgery significantly reduces the level of pain and the amount of potent painkillers needed by patients after the surgery is over, according to Duke University Medical Center anesthesiologists who combined data from 15 small randomized acupuncture clinical trials. MORE »

By Duke Medicine News and Communications

ChrisAcupuncture Reduces Pain, Need for Opioids after Surgery