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Zhi-Qi Zhao. Prog Neurobiol 2008
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483 articles co-cited >1



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Adenosine A1 receptors mediate local anti-nociceptive effects of acupuncture.
Nanna Goldman, Michael Chen, Takumi Fujita, Qiwu Xu, Weiguo Peng, Wei Liu, Tina K Jensen, Yong Pei, Fushun Wang, Xiaoning Han,[...]. Nat Neurosci 2010
431
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Mechanisms of acupuncture-electroacupuncture on persistent pain.
Ruixin Zhang, Lixing Lao, Ke Ren, Brian M Berman. Anesthesiology 2014
256
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Acupuncture and endorphins.
Ji-Sheng Han. Neurosci Lett 2004
414
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Acupuncture for Chronic Pain: Update of an Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis.
Andrew J Vickers, Emily A Vertosick, George Lewith, Hugh MacPherson, Nadine E Foster, Karen J Sherman, Dominik Irnich, Claudia M Witt, Klaus Linde. J Pain 2018
186
11

Neural acupuncture unit: a new concept for interpreting effects and mechanisms of acupuncture.
Zhang-Jin Zhang, Xiao-Min Wang, Grainne M McAlonan. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012
105
10

Dopamine mediates vagal modulation of the immune system by electroacupuncture.
Rafael Torres-Rosas, Ghassan Yehia, Geber Peña, Priya Mishra, Maria del Rocio Thompson-Bonilla, Mario Adán Moreno-Eutimio, Lourdes Andrea Arriaga-Pizano, Armando Isibasi, Luis Ulloa. Nat Med 2014
251
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Afferent nerve fibers and acupuncture.
Fusako Kagitani, Sae Uchida, Harumi Hotta. Auton Neurosci 2010
51
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Traditional acupuncture triggers a local increase in adenosine in human subjects.
Takahiro Takano, Xiaolin Chen, Fang Luo, Takumi Fujita, Zeguang Ren, Nanna Goldman, Yuanli Zhao, John D Markman, Maiken Nedergaard. J Pain 2012
72
9

Electroacupuncture: mechanisms and clinical application.
G A Ulett, S Han, J S Han. Biol Psychiatry 1998
429
6

Critical roles of TRPV2 channels, histamine H1 and adenosine A1 receptors in the initiation of acupoint signals for acupuncture analgesia.
Meng Huang, Xuezhi Wang, Beibei Xing, Hongwei Yang, Zheyan Sa, Di Zhang, Wei Yao, Na Yin, Ying Xia, Guanghong Ding. Sci Rep 2018
28
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Characterizing acupuncture stimuli using brain imaging with FMRI--a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature.
Wenjing Huang, Daniel Pach, Vitaly Napadow, Kyungmo Park, Xiangyu Long, Jane Neumann, Yumi Maeda, Till Nierhaus, Fanrong Liang, Claudia M Witt. PLoS One 2012
144
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Acupuncture for the prevention of episodic migraine.
Klaus Linde, Gianni Allais, Benno Brinkhaus, Yutong Fei, Michael Mehring, Emily A Vertosick, Andrew Vickers, Adrian R White. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2016
112
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Distal Electroacupuncture at the LI4 Acupoint Reduces CFA-Induced Inflammatory Pain via the Brain TRPV1 Signaling Pathway.
Chia-Ming Yen, Tong-Chien Wu, Ching-Liang Hsieh, Yu-Wei Huang, Yi-Wen Lin. Int J Mol Sci 2019
19
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Acupuncture for chronic pain: individual patient data meta-analysis.
Andrew J Vickers, Angel M Cronin, Alexandra C Maschino, George Lewith, Hugh MacPherson, Nadine E Foster, Karen J Sherman, Claudia M Witt, Klaus Linde. Arch Intern Med 2012
554
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The Involvement of Descending Pain Inhibitory System in Electroacupuncture-Induced Analgesia.
Qiuyi Lv, Fengzhi Wu, Xiulun Gan, Xueqin Yang, Ling Zhou, Jie Chen, Yinjia He, Rong Zhang, Bixiu Zhu, Lanying Liu. Front Integr Neurosci 2019
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Acupuncture analgesia: a review of its mechanisms of actions.
Jaung-Geng Lin, Wei-Liang Chen. Am J Chin Med 2008
179
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Acupuncture in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomised trial.
C Witt, B Brinkhaus, S Jena, K Linde, A Streng, S Wagenpfeil, J Hummelsberger, H U Walther, D Melchart, S N Willich. Lancet 2005
361
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Quantitative assessment of tactile allodynia in the rat paw.
S R Chaplan, F W Bach, J W Pogrel, J M Chung, T L Yaksh. J Neurosci Methods 1994
5

Median nerve stimulation induces analgesia via orexin-initiated endocannabinoid disinhibition in the periaqueductal gray.
Yi-Hung Chen, Hsin-Jung Lee, Ming Tatt Lee, Ya-Ting Wu, Yen-Hsien Lee, Ling-Ling Hwang, Ming-Shiu Hung, Andreas Zimmer, Ken Mackie, Lih-Chu Chiou. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2018
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Cannabinoid CB2 receptors contribute to upregulation of β-endorphin in inflamed skin tissues by electroacupuncture.
Tang-feng Su, Ling-hong Zhang, Miao Peng, Cai-hua Wu, Wen Pan, Bo Tian, Jing Shi, Hui-lin Pan, Man Li. Mol Pain 2011
44
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The integrated response of the human cerebro-cerebellar and limbic systems to acupuncture stimulation at ST 36 as evidenced by fMRI.
Kathleen K S Hui, Jing Liu, Ovidiu Marina, Vitaly Napadow, Christian Haselgrove, Kenneth K Kwong, David N Kennedy, Nikos Makris. Neuroimage 2005
292
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Nerve Stimulation: Immunomodulation and Control of Inflammation.
Luis Ulloa, Salvador Quiroz-Gonzalez, Rafael Torres-Rosas. Trends Mol Med 2017
40
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Role of mast cells in acupuncture effect: a pilot study.
Di Zhang, Guanghong Ding, Xueyong Shen, Wei Yao, Zhiying Zhang, Yuqing Zhang, Jun Lin, Quanbao Gu. Explore (NY) 2008
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Acupuncture's Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic: Evidence, Cost-Effectiveness, and Care Availability for Acupuncture as a Primary, Non-Pharmacologic Method for Pain Relief and Management-White Paper 2017.
Arthur Yin Fan, David W Miller, Bonnie Bolash, Matthew Bauer, John McDonald, Sarah Faggert, Hongjian He, Yong Ming Li, Amy Matecki, Lindy Camardella,[...]. J Integr Med 2017
46
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Emerging targets in neuroinflammation-driven chronic pain.
Ru-Rong Ji, Zhen-Zhong Xu, Yong-Jing Gao. Nat Rev Drug Discov 2014
439
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Increased beta-endorphin but not met-enkephalin levels in human cerebrospinal fluid after acupuncture for recurrent pain.
V Clement-Jones, L McLoughlin, S Tomlin, G M Besser, L H Rees, H L Wen. Lancet 1980
281
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Introducing a placebo needle into acupuncture research.
K Streitberger, J Kleinhenz. Lancet 1998
558
4

Role of collagen fibers in acupuncture analgesia therapy on rats.
Xiaojia Yu, Guanghong Ding, Hong Huang, Jun Lin, Wei Yao, Rui Zhan. Connect Tissue Res 2009
27
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Analgesic Effects Evoked by Real and Imagined Acupuncture: A Neuroimaging Study.
Jin Cao, Yiheng Tu, Scott P Orr, Courtney Lang, Joel Park, Mark Vangel, Lucy Chen, Randy Gollub, Jian Kong. Cereb Cortex 2019
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Altered periaqueductal gray resting state functional connectivity in migraine and the modulation effect of treatment.
Zhengjie Li, Mailan Liu, Lei Lan, Fang Zeng, Nikos Makris, Yilin Liang, Taipin Guo, Feng Wu, Yujie Gao, Mingkai Dong,[...]. Sci Rep 2016
67
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Acupuncture for analgesia in veterinary medicine.
Lindsey M Fry, Susan M Neary, Joseph Sharrock, Jessica K Rychel. Top Companion Anim Med 2014
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Traditional Chinese acupuncture and placebo (sham) acupuncture are differentiated by their effects on mu-opioid receptors (MORs).
Richard E Harris, Jon-Kar Zubieta, David J Scott, Vitaly Napadow, Richard H Gracely, Daniel J Clauw. Neuroimage 2009
154
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Somatotopic Organization and Intensity Dependence in Driving Distinct NPY-Expressing Sympathetic Pathways by Electroacupuncture.
Shenbin Liu, Zhi-Fu Wang, Yang-Shuai Su, Russell S Ray, Xiang-Hong Jing, Yan-Qing Wang, Qiufu Ma. Neuron 2020
27
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Pain mechanisms: a new theory.
R Melzack, P D Wall. Science 1965
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Acupuncture-Analgesia-Mediated Alleviation of Central Sensitization.
Hsiang-Chun Lai, Yi-Wen Lin, Ching-Liang Hsieh. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2019
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German Acupuncture Trials (GERAC) for chronic low back pain: randomized, multicenter, blinded, parallel-group trial with 3 groups.
Michael Haake, Hans-Helge Müller, Carmen Schade-Brittinger, Heinz D Basler, Helmut Schäfer, Christoph Maier, Heinz G Endres, Hans J Trampisch, Albrecht Molsberger. Arch Intern Med 2007
355
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Neuroimaging acupuncture effects in the human brain.
Rupali P Dhond, Norman Kettner, Vitaly Napadow. J Altern Complement Med 2007
135
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