Medical Acupuncture Ελληνικά English

  • Ιατρικός βελονισμός ως υποστηρικτική θεραπεία. Απαραίτητη σε πονοκεφάλους και αυχενικά σύνδρομα. Η Δρ. Εύα Α. Δουβάρα είναι πτυχιούχος ΙΑΤΡΙΚΟΥ ΒΕΛΟΝΙΣΜΟΥ από το I.C.M.A.R.T.
  • I.C.M.A.R.T. International Council of Medical Acupuncture and Related Techniques
  • ICMART is an international non-profit organization, registered in Brussels.
  • ICMART was founded 1983 in Vienna/Austria.
  • ICMART is the only umbrella organization which represents Medical Acupuncture and Related Techniques worldwide.
  • ICMART is the leading international organization for Medical Acupuncture.
  • ICMART is representing a global network.
  • ICMART comprises about 80 Medical Acupuncture associations and colleges worldwide.
  • ICMART represents over 35,000 physicians practising acupuncture and related techniques.
  • ICMART promotes the concept of evidence-based medicine regarding efficacy, safety and cost effectiveness in acupuncture and related techniques.
  • ICMART has chapters for special tasks.
Since 1983, more than 20 World Congresses or International Symposia have been under the direct patronage of ICMART.



ICMART Congress 20
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The Hague, The Netherlands

Overview Abstracts
  • Acupuncture is a key component in pain management results of 10 years
  • The role of acupuncture in pain management
  • Acupuncture for acute non-specific low back pain: a randomized, controlled,
  • Evidenced based medical acupuncture in back pain
  • The Very-Point-Technique in chronic pain
  • Diffuse noxious inhibitory control (dnic) of Le Bars
  • Investigation on the origin of far field short latency potentials evoked from
  • Can acupoints have an additional convergent effect?
  • Post-traumatic stress disorders – an integrative east-west psychosomatic approach
  • Acupuncture and psychotherapy in phobic disorders
  • A randomized study comparing one session with two sessions of noninvasive
  • Complex „pine”- acupuncture as an effective part of multimodal pain
  • Successful application of acupuncture in emergency medicine – new case reports
  • Acupuncture pain treatment in horses
  • Chinese Herbal Therapy – is it risky?
  • Report on the second plenary meeting of ISO/TC 249
  • Plants, health and (un)belief
  • Clinical observation of acupuncture and moxibustion, combining Chinese
  • TCM-phytotherapy for menopausal symptoms: a 3-arm Dutch randomized
  • Acupuncture for persistent moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary
  • Acupuncture clinical trials: a systematic literature review
  • Can OPC (Objective Performance Criteria) used in FDA approval for medical
  • Thermal properties of warm needle acupuncture and its meaning to heat
  • Cerebral circulation and Korean Hand Acupuncture therapy
  • Evidence based Korean Hand Acupuncture
  • The effects of so-called “forbidden acupuncture points” in the pregnancy’s
  • Pathophysiology expressed in advanced auricular therapy
  • New discovered auricular reflex-point of the ciliospinal center in addiction
  • Investigation of human biofield with a polarizing filter in auriculomedicine
  • Auricular acupuncture for the treatment of pain
  • Paraplegia and acupunctural signal
  • Treatment of movement disorders, by way of acupuncture therapy combined
  • Retinitis pigmentosa treatment
  • Acupuncture healing in dermatology: an experimental study with rats
  • The most effective and efficient acupuncture approaches
  • Clinical use Of acupuncture In mental health
  • Similarities and differences between physician acupuncturists and nonphysician
  • Chronoacupuncture in the treatment of biliary dyskinesia
  • Chronic fatigue - is acupuncture enough?
  • Dietary treatment in headache of schoolchildren
  • food as medicine
  • Comparison of effects of press-needle acupuncture, moxibustion, qigong
  • Gold-implantation
  • New floatable acupuncture needle for the treatment of pain and stroke
  • Interstitial laserneedle acupuncture – a new option for difficult pain syndromes
  • Threats for acupuncture, answers to perceived threats
  • Depressive states: is it possible to predict side-effects of anti-depressants
  • Danger by acupuncture in ophthalmologic diseases
  • Thermographic measurement of the skin temperature in the application of
  • Misunderstandings and errors of traditional acupuncture
  • Practice of Sa-Ahm (Korean) five element acupuncture of classical qi model
  • Types of acupuncture, an attend of classification
  • The mind-body concept of Tibetan medicine using the example of the theory of
  • Facts for the future: PTNS (Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation) and its
  • Laser acupuncture treatment relieving or controlling gynaecological problems
  • Effect of Laserpuncture for autism spectrum disorder in children
  • Acupuncture point localization varies clearly between acupuncturists
  • Acupuncture-physiology-anatomy correlation
  • Knowledge of anatomy is a big plus
  • Mapping of the outline of normal internal organs & cancer tissue as well as
  • Fractal analysis in studies on aging in an animal model: the nematode
  • I dentification of different phases of electrical activity by fractal analysis of
  • Fractal eeg comparison of gastritis treated by concha cymba and lobular points
  • The scientific background of Neural Therapy
  • Neural therapy for acupuncture non responders
  • Neural therapy in the oncology
  • Treatment pathways for acute and chronic pain cases in a private
  • Acupuncture related techniques: beyond acupuncture for pain amelioration
  • “Bi-syndrome” cured by Chinese electroacupuncture
  • Specific reduction of number and intensity of Neck Reflex Points (NRPs) as
  • A study of the Sa-Ahm (Korean) five element acupuncture theory and clinic
  • Stressors, qi and sexual energy
  • The direction of acupuncture in the coming 10 years in research and practice
  • Overview of future directions for basic research in acupuncture
  • Electroacupuncture for Parkinson disease: a Parkinson model of rat study
  • Decreasing uterine artery blood flow with electroacupuncture in humans
  • Migraine treatment follow-up: possibility of predictions with fractal EE G study
  • Influence of neural therapy on the autonomic nervous system, measured by
  • Patients with clinical/radiological hyperplasia of mammary glands show
  • Acupuncture treatment for refractary post-traumatic pain in adults
  • Is the treatment of general anxiety by acupuncture beneficial for other
  • Agriculture and supply secretary acupuncture ambulatory between 2001-
  • ICMART International Council of Medical Acupuncture and Related
  • CAMDOC Alliance
  • Current situation of CAM in Europe and development of a roadmap for
  • CAM in Switzerland - a story of success
  • Will acupuncture be part of evidence based recommendations by 2020?
  • The Certificate Program in Medical Acupuncture (C.P.M.A.)
  • Acupuncture: education and training for medical students
  • Different ways of teaching acupuncture in the world

ICMART Congress 2006, Washington, USA

Overview Abstracts
  • Acupuncture in the management of migraine
  • Clinical comparison of aroma acupuncture and normal acupuncture for chronic headache patients
  • Case report: a case of cluster headache
  • Medical apprehension mechanism of deep acupuncture for treatments of knee pain
  • Amputation, pain caused by neuromas and acupuncture
  • Clinical quantification in biomedical acupuncture for pain management
  • Trigger points and acupuncture points: anatomic & clinical correlations
  • Preventive effect of acupuncture on skin reaction and emotional perception of histamine-induced itch
  • Treatment with acupuncture of a testicular chronic pain according the principles of the chinese traditional medicine.
  • The DAGFA research program: outline and results of 10 years of stimulating and sponsoring acupuncture research
  • The evaluation of complementary medicine in Switzerland
  • The assessment of appropriateness of acupuncture methodology based on STRICTA recommendations
  • Synergism of acupuncture and myoskeletal manual lymphodrainage in odontovertebral problems
  • Irritable bowl syndrome
  • Disturbance field temporomandibular joint
  • Reflectory illness signs in gynaecology
  • New approaches on unexplained infertility cases
  • Zang-fu in a nut-shell: a clinical chinese synopsis
  • Possibility of treating spinal cord injured (SCI) patients by applying soft laser and extra low pulsating electromagnetic field (DPEMF)
  • Short-time effects of laserneedle acupuncture on the peripheral microcirculation
  • The positive effect of gold rod implantation on cervical osteoarthritis.
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation need neural therapy!
  • Low level IR Laser acupuncture/therapy– the high energy regulatory treatment
  • Acupuncture biostimulation in cows
  • Acupuncture treatment of low back pain
  • First aid and the complex therapy of burn trauma acupuncture and myoskeletal manual lymphatic drainage
  • Acupuncture for neck disorders: a systematic review
  • Acupuncture in pain treatment- a psychophysiological approach
  • Further preliminary clinical studies in the treatment with acupuncture of spermatogenesis deficiencies in male infertility
  • Biological laser therapy: painless laser needle acupuncture and intravenous laser blood treatment with green, red and infrared laserlight
  • Effect of acupuncture on nasal obstruction in patients with persistent allergic rhinitis: a randomized controlled trial
  • Where are the benefits of combining acupuncture and neuraltherapy in treatment of myofascial syndromes
  • New ways in treatment of cerebral palsy and brain strokes. acupuncture treatment of cerebral palsy with speech disorders
  • From acupuncture to traditional chinese orthopaedics – a journey from the west.
  • Acupuncture & bone diseases
  • Acupuncture for allergies and asthma
  • Zang-fu in a nut-shell: liver dominating spleen.
  • Microsystems therapy in functional disorders of E.N.T. and stomatology. scientifically proved acupuncture approaches in sinusitis, vertigo, cranio-cervico-mandibular dysfunctions and orofacial pain
  • Acupuncture treatment for obesity: a randomized control trial
  • Cancer patients and acupuncture: a synthesis of 23 years of research
  • Detoxification treatment process controlled by the MSAS
  • A pilot study of acupuncture treatment for the osteoarthritis of the knee joint on the EBM (evidence-based medicine)

ICMART Congress 2004, Sydney, Australia

Overview Abstracts
  • Pain and Symptom Control in Palliative Care: Principles of Treatment and Safety Aspects
  • Acupuncture and Psychotherapy in Blepharospasm
  • Acupuncture and dry eyes
  • The Use of Acupuncture for Pain and Symptom Control in Patients with Breast Cancer
  • Cochrane review has missed the point with acupuncture and low back pain.
  • Effects of 830nm laser on cultured rat dorsal root ganglia: implications for its use in acupuncture.
  • The Effects of 830nm laser on cultured rat dorsal ganglia: Implications for the analgesic effects of laser acupuncture
  • A Critical Assessment of Functional Ear Points and Implications for Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Enhancing Clinical Outcomes in Auricular Therapy Phases, Frequencies, Equipment
  • Acupuncture research: from observation to prediction
  • The New Laser-Needle-Acupuncture in Clinical Application
  • Gold-Implantation. A New Method for Treating Chronic Arthritic Pain
  • The Study on the Analgesic Effect and Its Cholinergic Mechanism of Electroacupuncture In the Rat Model of Collagen-induced Arthritis
  • 16 Stress reduce by dry needling controlling with biophysical method Chunghyul-Dan (Qingxie-Dan) Improves Arterial Stiffness in Patients with Increased baPWV
  • Effect of Bee Venom Injected Intraarticularly On Knee Osteoarthritis: A Comparative Study with Saline Injection
  • Nocipathy and Acupuncture: A Pilot Study on Patients with Lower Back Pain
  • Clinical Effect of Acupuncture Combined with Multiplet Laser Acupoint Needling on Arthralgia and Neuralgia of the Elders with Chronic Problems
  • The C.H.R.I.S. Theory on the Aetiology and Perpetuation of Back Pain
  • Acupunctue with extracorporal shockwaves
  • Arthrosis of the knee, Coxarthrosis, Chron. Lumbalgia Pain of neck and shoulders, Tennis-elbow
  • The Management of Postural Problems Using Healthmarque Reflex Orthotics
  • Acupuncture in Oncology Practice
  • Traditional Chinese Medical Diagnosis
  • Presentation of Results of Infrared Camera Use with Acupuncture
  • Acupuncture of LI-4 in anaesthetised healthy humans decreases cerebral blood flow in putamen measured with PET.
  • Pain relief of electroacupuncture corresponds with hypothalamic and periaqueductal gray activation – a single-blind placebo controlled fMRI study
  • Acupuncture Treatment of Cerebral Palsy and Speech Disorders
  • ScalpAcupuncture in the Treatment of Dyslexia and Dysgraphia
  • Possibility of Treating Stroke Patients by Applying Soft Laser and Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES)
  • Symptomatic Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Further Studies on the Long-Term Effectiveness of Acupuncture
  • Increased Cervical Lordosis After Deep Acupuncture in Patients with Neck Pain: Nonrandomized Clinical Control Trial.
  • “What we do with acupuncture?”
  • The Effect of Saingheylyunbooemgami Extract to Recover Function of Stratum Coreum Mice Model After Dermatitis Elicitation
  • Cephalea: Confirmation of the Effectiveness of the Integration Between the Occidental Medicine and the TCM Approaches
  • The Puzzle of Acupuncture
  • Discovery of Acupuncture Points and Channels
  • Acupuncture research: from observation to prediction Anatomic structure analysis of acupuncture points
  • Acupuncture and Functional Disorders: A Preliminary Approach
  • Preventative Acupuncture - Antidepressive Acupuncture Therapy Against Pain Chronification.
  • The Missing Link - Auriculohomoeopathy
  • Neurocellular Hypoglycia and its Role in Depression and Fatigue
  • The Use of Tendomuscular Meridian (TMM) Treatment in Primary Care
  • “Acupuncture Management of Frozen Shoulder – A Pilot Study”
  • Effects of Myofascial Meridian Stimulation Therapy (MMST) on Shoulder Pain
  • Acupuncture Treatment for Obesity
  • Diagnostic and differential diagnostic of pathologic processes stages.
  • Preventive Acupuncture by Rhinitis Allergies
  • Endometriosis Abstract
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Pain using Myofascial Meridian Stimulation Therapy(MMST): A New Concept
  • Some Somatic Markers of Infertility and Acupuncture Therapy
  • A Study of Statistical Diagnosis for Ryodoraku (EMI) Measurement
  • Prevalence of Dental Foci and their Imapct on Chronic Diseases Encountered in 490 Patients
  • The Clinical Observation on 1 Case of Alopecia Areata with Headache
  • Para-Chlorophenylalanine selectively interferes with electroacupuncture and moxibustion - induced gastric emptying in rats.
  • Effect of Moxibustion in the Acupoints Ren-12 (Zhongwan), St-25 (Tianshu) and St-36 (Zuzanli) in the Prevention of Gastric Lesions Induced by Indomethacin in Wistar Rats.
  • Effects of acupuncture points St-36 (Zusanli) e SP-6 (Sanyinjiao) on the inflammatory post traumatic process of femurs surgery in wistar rats
  • Chunghyul-Dan (Qingxie-Dan) Improves Arterial Stiffness in Patients with increased baPWV
  • The Uighurs were amongst the very first people to practise acupuncture. The Chinese learnt from this ancient culture. This is a comprehensive poster presentation to trace the beginnings of acupuncture.
  • Diagnosis and neural therapy in vertigo
  • Mechanism of Reversal of Laryngospasm by Median Nerve Stimulation—A Electrophysiological study.




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