Acupuncture for Asthma: Its Potential Significance in Clinical Practice

Volume 32, Number 5

October 2020

Article learning objectives:
After studying this article, participants should be able to describe some of the mechanisms of acupuncture’s beneficial effect on asthma demonstrated in modern scientific research; summarize some of the anti-inflammatory effects of acupuncture demonstrated in modern research; and discuss some of the multiple physiologic pathways by which acupuncture exerts its anti-asthmatic effects.