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Acupuncture in Finland

No specific legislation has been found on acupuncture (106). In Finland some physicians practise acupuncture. There is a doctors’ association for doctors practising acupuncture ”Suomen Lääkäreiden Akupunktioyhdistyks r.y.”(107). The Finnish Acupuncture Association for physiotherapists have a website in Finnish  (107).


106. CAMDOC Alliance ECH ECPM ICMART and IVAA. The regulatory status of Complementary and Alternative Medicine for medical doctors in Europe. Brussels 2010 January 2010. Report No.: 2010.

107. Dr. Peter Zimmermann President International Federation of anthroposophic medical associations (IVAA). Email: Finland CAM legislation. Helsinki 2012.

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