Effects of Acupuncture Treatment on Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Serotonin, and Substance P Levels: A Randomized Sham and Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial
PAIN MEDICINE, vol.19, no.3, pp.615-628, 2018 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Fibromyalgia, Treatment, Acupuncture, Serotonin, Substance P, Pain, ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE, TURKISH VERSION, PAIN, ELECTROACUPUNCTURE, COMPLEMENTARY, TRYPTOPHAN, THERAPY, SERUM, NEUROENDOCRINE, MECHANISMS
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Objective. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of acupuncture treatment on serum levels of serotonin and substance P (SP) as well as on clinical parameters in patients with fibromyalgia (FM).