Acupuncture

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Acupuncture

Studies connected to ME/CFS[edit | edit source]

  • 2019, Acupuncture for chronic fatigue syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis[1]
  • 2020, Auricular Acupuncture for Insomnia of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Case Report[2]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Zhang, Q; Gong, J; Dong, H; Xu, S; Wang, W; Huang, G (Jun 17, 2019). "Acupuncture for chronic fatigue syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis". Acupunct Med. doi:10.1136/acupmed-2017-011582. 
  2. Zhang, Feng; Shen, Yifeng; Li, Jie; Wang, Chao (May 5, 2020). "Auricular acupuncture for insomnia of chronic fatigue syndrome: a case report". Acupuncture in Medicine: 096452842092027. doi:10.1177/0964528420920279. ISSN 0964-5284. 

ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

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