Publications

  1. Da Silva MAH, Dorsher PT. Neuroanatomic and clinical correspondences: Acupuncture and vagus nerve stimulation. J Altern Complement Med. 2014; 20(4):233-40.
  2. DeSilva M, Dorsher PT. Neuroanatomic and Clinical Correspondences: Acupuncture and Vagus Nerve Stimulation Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 2013; in press.
  3. Dorsher PT. Acupuncture for hot flashes: combining traditional and neurophysiologic considerations for effective treatment. Medical Acupuncture. 2012; 24(4):215-20.
  4. Dorsher PT, McIntosh PM. Neurogenic bladder. Adv Urol. 2012; 2012:816274. Epub 2012 Feb 08.
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  5. Freeman WD, Dorsher PT, Safford RE, Van Gerpen J, Edwards WD. Combined pergolide-associated valvular heart disease and achilles tendon contractures. Acta Med Acad. 2012; 41(2):228-30.
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  6. Dorsher PT. Acupuncture for chronic pain. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. 2011; 15(2):55-63.
  7. Dorsher PT, McIntosh PM. Acupuncture's Effects in Treating the Sequelae of Acute and Chronic Spinal Cord Injuries: A Review of Allopathic and Traditional Chinese Medicine Literature. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2011; 2011:428108. Epub 2010 Oct 25.
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  8. Dorsher PT. The languages of healing: linked by a common thread. J Altern Complement Med. 2010 Aug; 16(8):907-13.
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  9. Dorsher P, Johnson A. Accuracy in the use of traditional cun measurement techniques for localizing classical acupoints in the upper extremity: An experimental study. Medical Acupuncture. 2010; 22(3):191-5.
  10. Dorsher PT. Clinical equivalence of laser needle to metal acupuncture needle in treating musculoskeletal pain: A pilot study. Medical Acupuncture. 2010; 22(1):11-7.
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  11. Dorsher PT. Pilotstudie zur Klinischen Aquivalenz von Lasernadeln im Vergleich zu Metallnadeln bei Muskel und Skelettbeschwerden Schmerz und Akupunktur. 2009 Dec; 4:192-197.
  12. Dorsher PT. Myofascial referred-pain data provide physiologic evidence of acupuncture meridians. J Pain. 2009 Jul; 10(7):723-31. Epub 2009 May 05.
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  13. Dorsher PT. The 2001 STRICTA recommendations for reporting acupuncture research: a review with implications for improving controlled clinical trial design. J Altern Complement Med. 2009 Feb; 15(2):147-51.
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  14. Hendi A, Dorsher PT, Rizzo TD Jr, Gibson LE. Subcutaneous trigger point causing radiating postsurgical pain. Arch Dermatol. 2009 Jan; 145(1):52-4.
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  15. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger Points and Acupuncture Points Part 3: Relationships of Myofascial Referred Pain Patterns to Acupuncture Meridians. Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Akupunktur. 2009 Jan; 52:6-11.
  16. Dorsher PT, Reimer R, Nottmeier E. Incomplete Upper Motor Neuron Bladder Incontinence Successfully Treated with a Combination of Acupuncture and Percutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation. Medical Acupuncture. 2009; 21(1):21-26.
  17. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points Part 3: Relationships of myofascial referred pain patterns to acupuncture meridians. [Spanish]. Rev. Int. Acupunt. 2009; 3(3):108-14.
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  18. Dorsher PT, Reimer R, Nottmeier E. Treatment of urinary incontinence due to incomplete spinal cord injury with acupuncture and percutaneous electrical nerve stimulation: Two cases and literature review. Medical Acupuncture. 2009; 21(1):21-6.
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  19. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points: Part 3: Relationships of myofascial referred pain patterns to acupuncture meridians. [German]. Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Akupunktur. 2009; 52(1):9-14.
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  20. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points Part 1: Qualitative and quantitative anatomic correspondences. [Spanish]. Revista Internacional de Acupuntura. 2009; 3(1):15-25.
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  21. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points: Part 2: Clinical correspondences in treating pain and somatovisceral disorders. [Spanish]. Revista Internacional de Acupuntura. 2009; 3(2):62-8.
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  22. Dorsher PT. Myofascial meridians as anatomical evidence of acupuncture channels. Medical Acupuncture. 2009; 21(2):91-7.
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  23. Dorsher PT. Can classical acupuncture points and trigger points be compared in the treatment of pain disorders? Birch's analysis revisited. J Altern Complement Med. 2008 May; 14(4):353-9.
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  24. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points: Part 1: Qualitative and quantitative anatomic correspondences. Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Akupunktur. 2008; 51(3):15-24.
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  25. Dorsher PT. Optimal localization of acupuncture points: Implications for acupuncture practice, education, and research. Medical Acupuncture. 2008; 20(3):147-50.
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  26. Dorsher PT, Fleckenstein J. Trigger points and classical acupuncture points: Part 2: Clinical correspondences in treating pain and somatovisceral disorders. Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Akupunktur. 2008; 51(4):6-11.
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  27. Dorsher PT. May Trigger Points and acupuncture Points Represent the Same Phenomena in the Treatment of Pain Disorders? Schmerz & Akupunktur. 2007; 4:174-80.
  28. Dorsher PT. Acupuncture points and trigger points: anatomic and clinical correlations Medical Acupuncture. 2006; 17:211-4.
  29. Dorsher PT. Acupuncture for Chronic Lateral Epicondylitis: Retrospective Study with One Year Followup. New Zealand Journal of Acupuncture 2004; p.2-14.
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  30. Dorsher PT. Evaluation and treatment of low back pain. J Fla Med Assoc. 1997 Jan; 84(1):24-7.
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  31. Dorsher PT, Sinaki M, Mulder DW, Litchy WJ, Ilstrup DM. Wohlfart-Kigelberg-Welander syndrome: serum creatine kinase and functional outcome. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 1991 Jul; 72:587-591.
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