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The Institute is affiliated with the Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation and Sutter Medical Foundation. There has been one revealed randomized medical trial of acupuncture as a therapy for PTSD. In that study, acupuncture was superior to waitlist and corresponding to group CBT for PTSD in a non-Veteran sample . Although the effect measurement was large, the sample was small and there was no control for the nonspecific options of acupuncture (i.e., sham acupuncture). A latest systematic evaluate described the evidence for the effectiveness of acupuncture for PTSD as encouraging, however concluded that further trials are wanted .

He and his group have revealed properly over one thousand peer-reviewed papers and many books on the subject, includingMore Harm than Good? – The Moral Maze of Complementary and Alternative Medicine andHomeopathy – The Undiluted Facts with Springer. His work has been awarded more than a dozen prizes, including the John Maddox Prize 2016...

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