During moxibustion, a trained therapist burns an herb to apply heat close to the skin at specific points, which can lead to improvements in several common side effects of cancer treatments.
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Modes of action: physiological responses
A commentary explores how body ownership, enhanced bodily attention, anticipation of stimulation, and treatment context can be important factors that influence physiological responses during acupuncture stimulation: Lee IS, Chae Y. Cognitive components of acupuncture treatment. Integrative Medicine Research. 2021 Dec;10(4):100754.
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