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.
Hongjian He. Treating Chronic Knee Pain With Acupuncture. JAMA. 2015;313(6):626. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18519