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Study of acupuncture point detection under general and spinal anaesthesia
  1. Paul Hardy
  1. Consultant Anaesthetist, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN


    An electrical point detector was used to locate a series of acupuncture points prior to and during both spinal and general anaesthesia. The detection and presence of the points was not influenced by either type of anaesthetic.

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