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The Acupuncture Response
     

The Acupuncture Response

by Glenn Rothfeld, Suzanne LeVert
 

A Western medical doctor reveals how and why acupuncture really works

Acupuncture, once considered a fringe alternative, is quickly becoming part of mainstream American medicine. Recent scientific studies have recommended the procedure as a safe and effective treatment for myriad health conditions—from asthma to tennis elbow.

Now Dr. Glenn S. Rothfeld

Overview

A Western medical doctor reveals how and why acupuncture really works

Acupuncture, once considered a fringe alternative, is quickly becoming part of mainstream American medicine. Recent scientific studies have recommended the procedure as a safe and effective treatment for myriad health conditions—from asthma to tennis elbow.

Now Dr. Glenn S. Rothfeld shares the firsthand experiences of patients who have successfully merged acupuncture into their regular medical treatment plans and explores the research that helps prove that it works.

Topics include:

  • Making acupuncture part of a total health care plan
  • Finding a qualified acupuncturist
  • Obtaining insurance coverage
  • Knowing what to expect in a first visit to an acupuncturist
  • Learning which diseases and conditions acupuncture may help improve

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809297597
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/26/2001
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.55(d)

Meet the Author

Glenn S. Rothfeld, M.D., M.Ac., (Arlington, MA) is a medical doctor who holds a master's degree in acupuncture, a clinical assistant professor at Tufts University School of Medicine, and the medical director of WholeHealth New England, Inc., in Arlington, MA.

Suzanne LeVert (New Orleans, LA) is the author or coauthor of more than 25 health and medical books for general audiences.

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