Acupuncture and Acupressure

  • Category:

    Pain Treatment - Non-pharmacologic.

  • Age Range:

    Not Specified.

  • Tags:

    Acupressure, Acupuncture, Alternative Medicine, TCM.

  • Type of Document:

    Education for Parents/Community.

  • Type of Pain:

    Acute, Ambulatory, Cancer pain, Chronic, Dental pain, Disease related pain, General, Menstrual pain, Palliative, Procedural.

  • Author:

    Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA, USA

This document is written for parents of children in both inpatient and outpatient units. The content briefly introduces acupuncture and acupressure and the expectations of the therapies for pain treatment.