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Medical Acupuncture

Editor-in-Chief: Richard C. Niemtzow, MD, PhD, MPH

ISSN: 1933-6586 • Online ISSN: 1933-6594 • Published Bimonthly

Current Volume: 29

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Featured Press Releases and Editorial Content

  • Can Acupuncture Improve Quality of Life for People with Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Headaches?...Read More
  • New CME Article: Perceptions of Acupuncture and Acupressure by Anesthesia Providers: A Quantitative Descriptive Study...Read More
  • NATO Special Edition Published: Integrative Medicine Interventions for Military Personnel...Read More
  • Special Issue on the Use of Acupuncture in Pediatrics Published...Read More
  • Should First Responders Use Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine in Natural Disasters and Battle Zones?...Read More


Medical Acupuncture delivers authoritative, evidence-based clinical papers, case reports, and research findings that integrate concepts from traditional and modern forms of acupuncture with allopathic medicine.

Medical Acupuncture coverage includes:

  • Pain relief
  • Stroke
  • Neurological disorders
  • Digestive disorders
  • Respiratory disorders
  • Urinary, menstrual, and reproductive problems
  • Nausea and vomiting from oncological therapies
  • Dermatological conditions

Medical Acupuncture is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief
Richard C. Niemtzow, MD, PhD, MPH, Director, United States Air Force Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Center, and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Acupuncture and acupressure specialists, schools of Oriental medicine, military medicine specialists, conventional medicine practitioners, alternative medicine specialists, and pain care centers / physicians' offices specializing in pain management, among others

Society Affiliation

The Official Journal of the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture

Indexed/Abstracted in:

PubMed Central; Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI); EMBASE/Excerpta Medica; Scopus; EMCare; AMED - Allied and Contemporary Medicine Database

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

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