Intervention Review

Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis

  1. Klaus Linde2,*,
  2. Gianni Allais3,
  3. Benno Brinkhaus4,
  4. Eric Manheimer5,
  5. Andrew Vickers6,
  6. Adrian R White7

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 14 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001218.pub2

How to Cite

Linde K, Allais G, Brinkhaus B, Manheimer E, Vickers A, White AR. Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD001218. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001218.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 2

    Technical University Munich, Centre for Complementary Medicine Research, Department of Internal Medicine II, Munich, Germany

  2. 3

    University of Torino, Women's Headache Center and Service for Acupuncture in Gynecology and Obstetrics, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Torino, Italy

  3. 4

    Charité University Hospital, Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economy, Berlin, Germany

  4. 5

    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

  5. 6

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Integrative Medicine Service, New York, NY, USA

  6. 7

    Peninsula Medical School, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Plymouth, UK

*Klaus Linde, Institut für Allgemeinmedizin / Institute of General Practice, Technische Universität München / Klinikum rechts der Isar, Wolfgangstr. 8, München, 81667, Germany.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009


  1. Current Version

    Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis

    Klaus Linde, Gianni Allais, Benno Brinkhaus, Eric Manheimer, Andrew Vickers and Adrian R White

    Article first published online: 21 JAN 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001218.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Acupuncture for idiopathic headache

    D Melchart, K Linde, B Berman, A White, A Vickers, G Allais and B Brinkhaus

    Article first published online: 22 JAN 2001 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001218