Asklepios has been involved in many publications. Featured articles can be downloaded for your perusal.

 

Efficacy of Systolic Extinction Training for Fibromyalgia
Efficacy of Systolic Extinction Training (SET) in Fibromyalgia Patients with elevated Blood Pressure Response to Stress–A Tailored RCT Study K Thieme, T Meller, U Evermann, R Malinowski… - Arthritis Care & Research, 2018

A team of eight researchers working on this study that shows that SET resulted in statistically significant, clinically meaningful, and long-lasting pain remission and interference compared to the OT-TENS and AE-BRT. These results suggest that BRS modification was the primary mechanism of improvement. Replication with larger samples and extension to other chronic pain conditions appears to be warranted.


 

The Economic Impact: Optimum Timeline from Behavioral Therapies to Surgical Therapies in Response to Pain

This paper by Dr. CJ Rhoads explores a comprehensive list of pain management therapies and ranks them based on a variety of factors, most especially economic factors. While only preliminary, the result shows that healthcare economics values would dictate use of low-cost, high-effectiveness therapies before high-cost therapies. This paper was presented at the International Congress for Integrative Medicine and Health in Baltimore MD on May 5, 2018,


Pain Freeing Qigong & Meditative Techniques

This poster session and workshop by Dr. CJ Rhoads introduces a mnemonic qigong that outlines the pain mechanism within the body, and the pain relieving steps that allow qigong practitioners to lower their pain levels. This poster session and workshop was presented at the International Congress for Integrative Medicine and Health in Baltimore MD on May 6, 2018,


 

Meditative Movement, Energetic, and Physical Analyses of Three Qigong Exercises: Unification of Eastern and Western Mechanistic Exercise Theory
 Meditative Movement, Energetic, and Physical
Analyses of Three Qigong Exercises

Penelope Klein, George Picard, Joseph Baumgarden, and Roger Schneider Qigong on Cancer Care: International Expert Panel Consensus Guidelines for Structure and Delivery of Qigong Exercise for Cancer Care Programming

Click here to read or download the journal article on the Movement, Energetic, and Physical Analysis of 3 Qigong Exercises.

 

International Expert Panel Consensus Guidelines for Structure and Delivery of Qigong Exercise for Cancer
International Expert Panel Consensus Guidelines for
Structure and Delivery of Qigong Exercise for Cancer
Care Programming

Penelope Klein, George Picard, Roger Schneider, and Byeongsang Oh. Qigong on Cancer Care: International Expert Panel Consensus Guidelines for Structure and Delivery of Qigong Exercise for Cancer Care Programming

Click here to read or download the journal article on Guideline for Qigong Exercise in Cancer Care.

Qigong in Cancer Care: Theory, Evidence, Practice

Qigong in Cancer Care: Theory, Evidence, and Practice. Medicines 2017,

Klein, P.J. Qigong in Cancer Care: Theory, Evidence, and Practice. Medicines 2017, 4(1), 2; doi:10.3390/medicines4010002. (available online at http://www.mdpi.com/2305-6320/4/1/2

 

 


Qigong on Cancer Care: A systematic review

Qigong on Cancer Care: A systematic review and construct analysis on effective Qigong therapy

 

 

Klein, P.J. & Rhoads, C.J. Qigong on Cancer Care: A systematic review and construct analysis on effective Qigong therapy
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The mechanisms of Tai Chi and Qigong in Pain Relief

 

 

Rhoads, C.J. The Mechanism of Pain Relief through Tai Chi and Qigong

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This article is published on open source, and can be found on the original journal's website (The Journal for Pain and Relief ) here: https://www.omicsgroup.org/journals/mechanism-of-pain-relief-through-tai-chi-and-qigong-2167-0846.1000115.php?aid=12373