See referenced original article on pages 2455–61, this issue.
Acupuncture: Could an ancient therapy be the latest advance in the treatment of lymphedema?
Article first published online: 10 APR 2013
Copyright © 2013 American Cancer Society
Volume 119, Issue 13, pages 2362–2365, 01 July 2013
How to Cite
Lawenda, B. D. and Vicini, F. A. (2013), Acupuncture: Could an ancient therapy be the latest advance in the treatment of lymphedema?. Cancer, 119: 2362–2365. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28090
- Issue published online: 17 JUN 2013
- Article first published online: 10 APR 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 1 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 18 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Received: 3 DEC 2012
Acupuncture, an ancient medical therapy, might be the latest treatment for breast cancer–related lymphedema (BCRL). In this review, you will learn about diagnostic assessments, risk factors, complete decongestive therapy, and the potential role of acupuncture for BCRL.