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Comment & Response
February 10, 2015

Treating Chronic Knee Pain With Acupuncture

Author Affiliations
  • 1Oriental Family Medicine, Clearwater, Florida
JAMA. 2015;313(6):626. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18519

To the Editor In the randomized clinical trial of acupuncture for chronic knee pain,1 the acupuncture treatment design appeared flawed. Specifically, the acupuncture points were nonstandardized and the study lacked the details necessary to ascertain whether the provided interventions were representative of acupuncture sessions appropriate for chronic knee pain.