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Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine ›› 2013, Vol. 11 ›› Issue (1): 39-44.doi: 10.3736/jintegrmed2013007

Special Issue: Acupuncture & Moxibustion

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Dr. Ralph Coan: a hero in establishing acupuncture as a profession in the United States

Arthur Yin Fan(), Ziyi Fan   

  1. McLean Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, PLC. Vienna, VA 22182, USA
  • Received:2012-07-23 Accepted:2012-08-25 Online:2013-01-10 Published:2013-01-15

Key words: Acupuncture, United States, Interview as topic, History of medicine, Dr. Ralph Coan

Figure 1

A recent photograph of Dr. Ralph CoanThis photograph was taken during the interview. He had recently partially recovered from a stroke while also suffering from heart disease."

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