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Descriptor in English: Electroacupuncture
Descriptor in Spanish: Electroacupuntura
Descriptor in Portuguese: Eletroacupuntura
Descriptor in French: Électroacupuncture
Tree number(s): E02.186.250
E02.190.044.244
E02.331.399
E02.779.468.399
E02.831.535.468.399
E03.091.823.500
E03.155.519
Scope note: A form of acupuncture with electrical impulses passing through the needles to stimulate NERVE TISSUE. It can be used for ANALGESIA; ANESTHESIA; REHABILITATION; and treatment for diseases.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 90
DeCS UI: 24619
Descriptor UI: D015671
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/04/07
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Electroacupuncture - Preferred
Concept UI M0024025
Scope note A form of acupuncture with electrical impulses passing through the needles to stimulate NERVE TISSUE. It can be used for ANALGESIA; ANESTHESIA; REHABILITATION; and treatment for diseases.
Preferred term Electroacupuncture



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