Intervention Review

Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain

  1. Andrea D Furlan1,*,
  2. Maurits W van Tulder2,
  3. Dan Cherkin3,
  4. Hiroshi Tsukayama4,
  5. Lixing Lao5,
  6. Bart W Koes6,
  7. Brian M Berman7

Editorial Group: Cochrane Back and Neck Group

Published Online: 24 JAN 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 JUN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001351.pub2

How to Cite

Furlan AD, van Tulder MW, Cherkin D, Tsukayama H, Lao L, Koes BW, Berman BM. Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD001351. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001351.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute for Work & Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

  2. 2

    VU University, Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  3. 3

    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA

  4. 4

    Tsukuba College of Technology Clinic, Tsukuba City, Japan

  5. 5

    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Complementary Medicine Program, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

  6. 6

    Erasmus Medical Center, Department of General Practice, Rotterdam, Netherlands

  7. 7

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

*Andrea D Furlan, Institute for Work & Health, 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, ON, M5G 2E9, Canada.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 24 JAN 2005


  1. Current Version

    Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain

    Andrea D Furlan, Maurits W van Tulder, Dan Cherkin, Hiroshi Tsukayama, Lixing Lao, Bart W Koes and Brian M Berman

    Version of Record online: 24 JAN 2005 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001351.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Acupuncture for low-back pain

    MW van Tulder, DC Cherkin, B Berman, L Lao and BW Koes

    Version of Record online: 26 APR 1999 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001351