Poll: Acupuncture for Stable Angina

A Chinese study that was recently published in JAMA Internal Medicine1 demonstrated a significant reduction in angina frequency with acupuncture treatment in patients with at least two episodes of stable angina per week in addition to guideline-recommended medical treatment.


  1. Zhao L, Li D, Zheng H, et. al. Acupuncture as Adjunctive Therapy for Chronic Stable Angina: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med 2019;Jul 29:[Epub ahead of print].

Clinical Topics: Invasive Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, Noninvasive Imaging, Stable Ischemic Heart Disease, Interventions and Imaging, Angiography, Nuclear Imaging, Chronic Angina

Keywords: Coronary Angiography, Acupuncture, Angina, Stable

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