Medical Acupuncture

Monitoring Acupuncture Effects on Human Brain by fMRI

“Our studies of several classical acupoints indicate that acupuncture modulates the limbic network, an important intrinsic regulatory system of the human brain. The network shows significant overlap with the default mode of the resting brain. These associated autonomic nervous function changes can be demonstrated by physiological monitoring.”

Monitoring Acupuncture Effects on Human Brain by fMRI

J Vis Exp. 2010; (38): 1190.
Published online 2010 Apr 8. doi:  10.3791/1190
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