FEATURES: CLINICAL CONCEPTElectroacupuncture Applications in the Treatment of Chronic Nonhealing WoundsWalton, Edward W. DHSc, APN-C, NP-CAuthor Information Edward W. Walton, DHSc, APN-C, NP-C, is Assistant Professor of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey School of Health Sciences, Galloway, New Jersey. Dr Walton has disclosed that he has no financial relationships related to this article. Submitted June 4, 2012; accepted in revised form January 3, 2013. Advances in Skin & Wound Care: November 2013 - Volume 26 - Issue 11 - p 495-497 doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000437465.32058.61 Buy Metrics AbstractIn Brief Maximizing the effectiveness of any wound treatment requires that normal wound-healing dynamics are appreciated. In considering adjuvant wound therapies, the clinical evidence supporting a therapy must be fully understood. The biological changes associated with electroacupuncture can have a positive effect on wound healing, although limited clinical data are available. Biological changes associated with electroacupuncture and their effects on wound healing are assessed. © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. All world rights reserved.