Objectives To explore the commonly utilized sham acupressure procedures in existing acupressure trials, and to assess whether different types of sham interventions yield different therapeutic outcomes, and, as far as possible, to identify directions for the future development of an adequate sham acupressure method. Methods Randomized controlled trials comparing true acupressure...
searching and sorting, data extraction, analysis and interpretation of data, and paper writing and revising. Jing-Yu Tan participated in study conception and design, literature searching and sorting, data
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August 2014; Accepted 27 August 2014; Published 10 November 2014 Academic Editor: Byung-Cheul Shin Copyright © 2014 Jing-Yu Tan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative ... ’ Contribution Jing-Yu Tan undertook the study design, completed the literature searching and data extraction and analysis, and drafted and revised this paper. Alexander Molassiotis undertook the study design and