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Wirksamkeit der Akupunktur in der Onkologie und Palliativmedizin – eine selektive Übersicht

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  • Sybille KramerEmail author
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Einleitung

Akupunktur wird in Onkologie und Palliativmedizin überwiegend eingesetzt, um belastende Symptome zu lindern. Dabei ist es unerheblich, ob diese durch den Tumor selbst oder die Therapie verursacht werden. Oft entspricht es dabei dem Patientenwunsch, dass neben der schulmedizinischen Behandlung auch komplementärmedizinische Verfahren zum Einsatz kommen. Die Akupunktur wird demnach oft begleitend angewandt und oftmals in Kombination mit anderen Therapien.

Verglichen mit anderen Indikationen hat die Akupunkturforschung sich erst relativ spät auf Indikationen in der Onkologie und Palliativmedizin konzentriert: Ungefähr ab 2008 ist ein starker Anstieg der Veröffentlichungen auf diesem Gebiet festzustellen [1]. Bei der aktuellen Literatursuche für diesen Artikel wurden 69 Übersichtsarbeiten gefunden, die in den letzten fünf Jahren (2013–2018) zu unterschiedlichen Aspekten und Themen der Onkologie und Palliativmedizin veröffentlich worden waren. Eigentlich eine große Zahl, aber in...

Effectiveness of acupuncture in oncology and palliative care

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Interessenkonflikt

S. Kramer gibt an, dass kein Interessenkonflikt besteht.

Die Grundlagen zu diesem Artikel sowie zu dieser Serie wurden im Rahmen eines ausgeschriebenen und teilweise honorierten Auftrags des Wissenschaftszentrums der DÄGfA erarbeitet. Die entsprechende Version finden Sie unter http://www.daegfa.de/PatientenPortal/Anwendungsgebiete.Indikationsliste.aspx.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Klinik für Orthopädie, Physikalische Medizin und RehabilitationKlinikum der Universität MünchenMünchenDeutschland

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