Research - Acupuncture may help prevent xerostomia in cancer patients

xerostomiaLorenzo Cohen, PhD, professor in the Department of General Oncology and in the Department of Behavioral Science at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and coworkers randomized 86 patients to receive either acupuncture or conventional treatment involving oral hygiene measures during their 7-week course of radiotherapy.

Conclusion: Acupuncture Shows Potential for Xerostomia