Table 5

Adverse events

Acupuncture

Homoeopathy


Patients rating

N = 3052

N = 852

Yes

4,8%

7,4%

No

94,0%

89,2%

Doctors' rating

N = 5435 treatment cycles

N = 553 treatment sessions

Yes

0,8%

2,2%

No

56,9%

16,3

Missing Data*

42,2%

81,6%


* highly likely that item was not completed when no adverse event occured

G├╝thlin et al. BMC Public Health 2004 4:6   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-4-6

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