14 relations: Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, CINAHL, Editor-in-chief, Elsevier, Embase, Index Medicus, Korea Citation Index, Medical literature, MEDLINE, Peer review, PubMed, Scopus, Seoul National University.
Acupuncture (from Latin, 'acus' (needle) + 'punctura' (to puncture)) is a form of alternative medicine and a key component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) involving inserting thin needles into the body at acupuncture points.
Alternative medicine is any practice that is put forward as having the healing effects of medicine, but does not originate from evidence gathered using the scientific method, is not part of biomedicine, or is contradicted by scientific evidence or established science.
CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) is an index of English-language and selected other-language journal articles about nursing, allied health, biomedicine and healthcare.
An editor-in-chief is a publication's editorial leader, having final responsibility for all operations and policies.
Elsevier B.V. is an academic publishing company that publishes medical and scientific literature.
Embase (often styled EMBASE for Excerpta Medica dataBASE) is a biomedical and pharmacological database of published literature designed to support information managers and pharmacovigilance in complying with the regulatory requirements of a licensed drug.
Index Medicus (IM) was a comprehensive bibliographic index of scientific journal articles focusing on medical science fields, published from 1879 to 2004.
The Korea Citation Index is a citation index covering research in South Korea.
Medical literature is the scientific literature of medicine: articles in journals and texts in books devoted to the field of medicine.
MEDLINE (Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online, or MEDLARS Online) is a bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information.
Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).
PubMed is a free search engine accessing primarily the MEDLINE database of references and abstracts on life sciences and biomedical topics.
Scopus is a bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles.
Seoul National University (SNU; Korean, 서울대학교, Seoul Daehakgyo, colloquially Seouldae) is a national research university located in Seoul, the capital of Korea.