Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 9365326, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9365326
Research Article

Effect of Laser Acupuncture on Anthropometric Measurements and Appetite Sensations in Obese Subjects

1Division of Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi 61363, Taiwan
2School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan 33302, Taiwan
3Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1L7
4Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 3G3
5Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion Research Center, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Chiayi Campus, Chiayi 61363, Taiwan
6Department of Nursing, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Chiayi Campus, Chiayi 61363, Taiwan

Received 8 December 2015; Revised 8 February 2016; Accepted 11 February 2016

Academic Editor: George David Baxter

Copyright © 2016 Chi-Chuan Tseng et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [5 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Ting Li, Fulin Zhong, Zhenglun Kong, and Guoyi Xu, “High stability and robustness of a developed novel laser acupuncture theranostic device,” Microelectronics Reliability, vol. 78, pp. 401–405, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Mohammad Hossein Ayati, Nazli Namazi, Kajal Khodamoradi, and Bagher Larijani, “Is laser acupuncture an effective complementary therapy for obesity management? A systematic review of clinical trials,” Acupuncture in Medicine, vol. 35, no. 6, pp. 452–459, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • S.-Y. Kim, I.-S. Shin, and Y.-J. Park, “Effect of acupuncture and intervention types on weight loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis,” Obesity Reviews, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Valery Muzhikov, Elena Vershinina, Vadim Belenky, and Ruslan Muzhikov, “Assessing the Links Between Anthropometrics Data and Akabane Test Results,” Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Ke Zhao, Ting Li, Boan Pan, and Fulin Zhong, “Design and reliability analysis of a novel laser acupuncture device,” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 10477, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar