Clinical trial of acupuncture in need of an appropriate intervention and adequate sample size


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Smith CA, Crowther CA, Petrucco O, Beilby J, Dent H.

Acupuncture to treat primary dysmenorrhea in women: a randomized controlled trial.

Evid Based Complement Altern Med 2010: 612464.