Intervention Review

Acupuncture-point stimulation for chemotherapy-induced nausea or vomiting

  1. Jeanette Ezzo1,*,
  2. Mary Ann Richardson2,
  3. Andrew Vickers3,
  4. Claire Allen4,
  5. Suzanne Dibble5,
  6. Brian F Issell6,
  7. Lixing Lao7,
  8. Michael Pearl8,
  9. Gilbert Ramirez9,
  10. Joseph A Roscoe10,
  11. Joannie Shen11,
  12. Jane C Shivnan12,
  13. Konrad Streitberger13,
  14. Imad Treish14,
  15. Grant Zhang15

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 19 APR 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 21 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002285.pub2

How to Cite

Ezzo J, Richardson MA, Vickers A, Allen C, Dibble S, Issell BF, Lao L, Pearl M, Ramirez G, Roscoe JA, Shen J, Shivnan JC, Streitberger K, Treish I, Zhang G. Acupuncture-point stimulation for chemotherapy-induced nausea or vomiting. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD002285. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002285.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    James P. Swyers Enterprises, Research Director, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

  2. 2

    National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

  3. 3

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

  4. 4

    The Cochrane Collaboration/Evidence Aid, Chief Executive Officer's Office, Oxford, UK

  5. 5

    University of California, Institute for Health and Ageing, San Francisco, CA, USA

  6. 6

    University of Hawaii, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

  7. 7

    The University of Hong Kong, School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

  8. 8

    Long Island Gynecologic Oncologists, PC, Smithtown, New York, USA

  9. 9

    West Virginia University, School of Public Health, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA

  10. 10

    University of Rochester Cancer Center, Behavioral Medicine Unit, Rochester, New York, USA

  11. 11

    Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Air Pollution & Respiratory Health, Atlanta, GA, USA

  12. 12

    The Institute for Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA

  13. 13

    University of Heidelberg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Heidelberg, Germany

  14. 14

    King Hussein Cancer Center, Department of Pharmacy, Amman, Jordan

  15. 15

    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, Ellicott City, MD, USA

*Jeanette Ezzo, Research Director, James P. Swyers Enterprises, 1905 West Rogers Ave, Baltimore, Maryland, 21209, USA.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 APR 2006


  1. Current Version

    Acupuncture-point stimulation for chemotherapy-induced nausea or vomiting

    Jeanette Ezzo, Mary Ann Richardson, Andrew Vickers, Claire Allen, Suzanne Dibble, Brian F Issell, Lixing Lao, Michael Pearl, Gilbert Ramirez, Joseph A Roscoe, Joannie Shen, Jane C Shivnan, Konrad Streitberger, Imad Treish and Grant Zhang

    Article first published online: 19 APR 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002285.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Acupuncture for chemotherapy-induced nausea or vomiting among cancer patients

    MA Richardson, C Allen, J Ezzo, L Lao, G Ramirez, T Ramirez and G Zhang

    Article first published online: 24 APR 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002285