Acupuncture in a Psychiatric Practice
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 11, Number 7&8, July 2013
Topics: Natural Medications
Aleta Drummond, MD
Psychiatrist in private practice, Santa Rosa, CA
Dr Drummond has disclosed that she has no relevant relationships or financial interests in any commercial company related to this educational activity.
Is acupuncture a useful alternative therapy for your patients? Perhaps. In 2007, the National Health Interview Survey noted that more than three million American adults were using acupuncture each year to ease chronic pain, a number that is likely to have risen in the past five years.