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Acupuncture for People with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

By Cheuk, Daniel K. L.; Wong, Virginia; Chen, Wen Xiong


This online article summarizes a research review conducted to determine whether acupuncture is an effective treatment for people on the autism spectrum. It suggests that research does not support the use of acupuncture as an autism intervention.

This resource is available in English, French, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Cochrane is a “global independent network of researchers, professionals, patients, carers, and people interested in health.” [Website] The network reviews evidence about health treatments.

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This online article is in English


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