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ACUPUNCTURE AND ASSISTED CONCEPTION

The data from this meta-analysis suggests that acupuncture does increase the live birth rate with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment when performed around the time of embryo transfer. However, this could be attributed to placebo effect and the small number of trials included in the review. Larger studies are necessary to confirm the results. Acupuncture … Continue reading

COMPUTER-ASSISTED VS. ORAL-AND-WRITTEN DIETARY HISTORY TAKING FOR DIABETES MELLITUS

People with diabetes need to adjust their diet in order to control their blood sugar levels and avoid complications. Healthcare professionals often take dietary histories from patients to help them monitor their dietary intake and provide them with advice. Patient histories may be recorded manually by using oral-and-written methods or via a computer-assisted history taking … Continue reading