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Using Acupuncture Analgesia in Surgery

Professor Xin Yuling led a national task force to study acupuncture anagelsia's clinical application in the and 1970's. He offered from his video collection of operations performed utilizing acupuncture in place of anesthesia, including historical footage of a surgical procedure observed by President Nixon and his delegation during their visit to China.

Dr. Xin is a thorasic surgeon and former president of China-Japan Friendship Hospital, the foremost Integrative Medicine hospital in China.

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