Intervention Review

Acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

  1. Eric Manheimer1,*,
  2. Ke Cheng2,
  3. L. Susan Wieland1,
  4. Li Shih Min3,
  5. Xueyong Shen2,
  6. Brian M Berman1,
  7. Lixing Lao4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group

Published Online: 16 MAY 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 15 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005111.pub3

How to Cite

Manheimer E, Cheng K, Wieland LS, Min LS, Shen X, Berman BM, Lao L. Acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD005111. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005111.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai Research Center for Acupuncture and Meridians, College of Acupuncture-Moxibustion and Tuina, Shanghai, China

  3. 3

    Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina - Brasil, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil

  4. 4

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

*Eric Manheimer, Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 520 W. Lombard St, Room 101D, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, USA.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 16 MAY 2012


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