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Journal of Integrative Medicine ›› 2015, Vol. 13 ›› Issue (5): 281-288.doi: 10.1016/S2095-4964(15)60186-8

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Dr. Gene Bruno: The beginning of the acupuncture profession in the United States (1969-1979) — Acupuncture, medical acupuncture and animal acupuncture

Arthur Yin Fan, Sarah Faggert    

  1. McLean Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, PLC., Vienna, VA 22182, USA
  • Received:2015-02-20 Accepted:2015-03-05 Online:2015-09-10 Published:2015-09-15

Key words: Acupuncture, United States, History of medicine, Gim Shek Ju, Tin Yau So, Gene Bruno, Animal acupuncture

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