Die Behandlung von krankhafter Fettsucht mit einer neuen Art von Ohr-Akupunktur
Journal/Book: Deutsche Zeitschrift für Akupunktur. 1990; 33/06: 121-123.
Abstract: Considering the efficacy of Auricular Acupuncture therapy, it should be emphasized, that the patients compliance, patience and perseverance are essential conditions of the achievements. Irregular randomly repeated treatments not only yield poor or no results, but may also bring about a decrease in reactivity to the therapy or even resistance. The results of our study suggests that Auricular Acupuncture with the use of the ear loci described above, together with a well designed regime is an effective weight dercreasing therapy without undesirable adverse side effects, and it can successfully be used in the treatment of morbidly obese patients.
Keyword(s): Akupunktur, Krankhafte Fettsucht, Kombination von Ohrpunkten.