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Selected Publications


  • Kao L, Hui KK, Hui E. A Patient-Centered Integrative Approach Improves Visual Field Defect: A Case Report. Global Advances in Health and Medicine. January 2021. doi:10.1177/21649561211021081 (PDF file)


  • Luo JH, Li DJ, Xu H, Zhang WJ, Li ZL, Hui KK, Intervention Study on Macular Degeneration Based on Chronic Disease Management Model. World Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine. 2020, Vol. 15, No. 11 (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Laube, J. G., Salles Araujo, T., & Taw, L. B. Integrative East–West Medicine Intervention for Chronic Daily Headache: A Case Report and Care Perspective. Global Advances in Health and Medicine (2020) (PDF file).
  • Huang T, Hung T, Kim SI, Hui KK. Acupuncture for Management of Symptom Clusters in a Patient with Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Case Report. OBM Integrative and Complementary Medicine. 2020;5(1):6; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001011. (PDF file)
  • Wu XQ, Satmary W, Peng J, Hui KK. Women’s preconception health patterns in traditional Chinese medicine as a predictor of fertility outcomes. J Integr Med. 2020 Jan. (Abstract)


  • Taw MB, Shubov A. "Acupuncture for Gastrointestinal Disorders." Integrative Gastroenterology (2019).
  • Wu XQ, Hui KK. Progress in Scientific Research Bridging Traditional Chinese and Modern Medicine in the UCLA-CEWM Clinical Model. Chin J Integr Trad West Med. 2019 Oct; 39(12): 1500-1505. (In Chinese)(PDF file)


  • Yin Y, Zhang WJ, Hui KK. Implementing the medical and health care model of the integrated traditional Chinese medicine & western medicine in medical education of UCLA. Int J Trad Chin Med. 2018 September. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Li ZL. The University of California at Los Angeles Center for East-West Medicine's Patient-Centered Integrative East-West Medical Approach. Chin J Integr Trad West Med. 2018 (In Chinese)(PDF file)


  • Abbott RB, Chang DD, et al."Pharmacogenetic Decision Support Tools: a New Paradigm for Late-Life Depression?." The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (2017). (Abstract)
  • Laube JGR, & Shapiro MF. "Comparison of Patient Health History Questionnaires Used in General Internal and Family Medicine, Integrative Medicine, and Complementary and Alternative Medicine Clinics" The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 23.5 (2017): 385-393. (Abstract)


  • Shubov A, Lan KK, and Hui KK. "Abdominal Pain After Resolution of Autoimmune Pancreatitis: The Use of Acupuncture for the Myofascial Sequelae of Visceral Disease." Medical Acupuncture 28.6 (2016): 355-358. (Abstract)
  • Brodsky, Marc, et al. "Change in Health-Related Quality-of-Life at Group and Individual Levels Over Time in Patients Treated for Chronic Myofascial Neck Pain." Journal of evidence-based complementary & alternative medicine (2016): 2156587216662779. (PDF file)
  • Qu, Fan, et al. "The effects of acupuncture on polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis." European Journal of Integrative Medicine 8.1 (2016): 12-18. (Abstract)


  • Taw LB, Taw MB.  Oculomotor Nerve Palsy - An Integrative East-West Approach.  Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare.  Volume 19 (2015). (PDF file)
  • Taw MB. Integrative medicine, or not integrative medicine: that is the question. J Integr Med. 2015 Nov; 13(6):350-2. (PDF file)
  • Zhang WJ, Hui KK. Clinical practice of integrative medicine in the United States and its application in primary care. Chin J Integr Trad West Med. 2015, 35(4): 391-397. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Taw MB, Reddy WD, Omole FS, Seidman MD. Acupuncture and allergic rhinitis.  Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Jun;23(3):216-20. (PDF file)
  • Zhang WJ, Pritzker SE, and Hui KK. Factors Affecting Definitions of and Approaches to Integrative Medicine: A Mixed Methods Study Examining China's Integrative Medicine Development. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2015, Article ID 458765, 12 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/458765. (PDF file)


  • Zhang YH, Liu BY, Li J, Zhang YS, Zhu WZ, and Hui KK. Research progress on clinician-reported outcomes. Chin J Integr Trad West Med 2014, 34(6):764-768. (In Chinese)
  • Taw LB, Taw MB, Malsh MM. East-West Approach to Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting. Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare. Volume 18 (2014). (PDF file)
  • Abbott RB, Hui KK. Effect of Perineal Self-Acupressure on Constipation: A Randomized, Clinical Trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2014 Nov; 30(4):434-9. (PDF file)
  • Abbott RB, Documenting Traditional Medical Knowledge (March 1, 2014). Ryan Abbott, Documenting Traditional Medical Knowledge, World Intellectual Property Organization (March, 2014). (PDF file)
  • Tunkel DE, Bauer CA, Sun GH, Rosenfeld RM, Chandrasekhar SS, Cunningham ER Jr, Archer SM, Blakley BW, Carter JM, Granieri EC, Henry JA, Hollingsworth D, Khan FA, Mitchell S, Monfared A, Newman CW, Omole FS, Phillips CD, Robinson SK, Taw MB, Tyler RS, Waguespack R, Whamond EJ; American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Clinical Practice Guideline: Tinnitus. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Oct; 151(S2):S1-S40. (PDF file)
  • Taw M. "The Potential Benefits of Integrative East-West Medicine." Acoustic Neuroma Association Notes. Sep 2014. (PDF file)
  • Pritzker SE, Hui KK. Introducing Considerations in the Translation of Chinese Medicine. J Integr Med. 2014; 12(4): 394-396. (PDF file)
  • Pritzker S. Considerations in the Translation of Chinese Medicine. Apr 2014. (English) (Chinese)
  • Abbott R. Evidence and Extrapolation: Mechanisms for Regulating Off-Label Uses of Drugs and Devices. Feb 2014. (PDF file)
  • Naliboff B, Hui KK, et al. Stress Reactivity in Traditional Chinese Medicine-Based Subgroups of Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 2014. (PDF file)


  • Pritzker S, Katz M, Hui KK. Person-centered Medicine at the Intersection of East and West. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare 2013, Vol 1, Issue 1, pp. 209-215. (PDF file)
  • Taw MB, Nguyen CT, Wang MB. Complementary and integrative treatments: rhinosinusitis. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2013 Jun;46(3):345-66 (PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Zhang L. Using acupuncture as part of a comprehensive program in helping patients with breast cancer beyond fatigue. Ann Palliat Med 2013;2(1):4-6. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2224-5820.2013.01.14 (PDF file)
  • Taw LB, Taw MB. Integrative Medical Therapy for Dumping Syndrome. Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare. Volume 17 (2013). (PDF file)
  • Hui EK, Hui KK, Pritzker SE, and Zhang L. Integrative East-West Primary Care Medicine in the Contemporary U.S. In: Rutgers International Conference on “Traditional Chinese Medicine and Contemporary Society: Theory and Practice in the Global Age.” New Brunswick: Rutgers University; 2013. Accessed September 16, 2015. (PDF file)


  • Zhang WJ and Hui KK. International exchange:  Vice Commissioner of SATCM Yu Wenming visited UCLA for collaboration. J Chin Integr Med 2012; 10(9): 1066-8. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Barolet-Garcia C. A Patient with Asthma Seeks Medical Advice. N Engl J Med 2012; 366:1740-1742.t (PDF file)
  • Zhang WJ, Su D, Hui KK."The development and current status of integrative medicine at UCLA." Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine. 2012 Sept; 10(9). (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Su DM, Fan WY, Cui M, et al. "Exploring a New Mode of Integrative Medicine Information Service." Chinese Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine 2012, 32(6): 846-8. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Pritzker, SE. "Living Translation in US Chinese Medicine". Language in Society, June 2012 41 : pp 343-363. (PDF file)
  • Abbott, RB "Treating the Health Care Crisis: Complementary and Alternative Medicine for PPACA". 14 DePaul J. Health Care L. 35. (PDF file)
  • Suh JD, Wu AW, Taw MB, Nguyen C, Wang MB "Treatment of recalcitrant chronic rhinosinusitis with integrative East-West medicine: a pilot study". Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Mar;138(3):294-300. (PDF file)
  • Wongvibulsin S, Lee S, Hui KK. "Achieving Balance Through the Art of Eating: Demystifying Eastern Nutrition and Blending it with Western Nutrition." Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine. 2012 Jan; 2(1):1-5. (PDF file)


  • Hui KK and Zhang WJ. China is poised to build a better healthcare delivery system using the integrative health paradigm. Chinese Journal of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine 2011, 31(1): 107-110. (In Chinese) (PDF file)
  • Pritzker SE, Hui KK. "Building an evidence-base for TCM and integrative East-West medicine: A review of recent developments in innovative research design." Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine. Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 158-163. (PDF file)
  • Johnston MF, Hays RD, Subramanian SK, Elashoff RM, Axe1 EK, Li JJ, Kim I, Vargas RB, Lee J, Yang LG, Hui KK "Patient education integrated with acupuncture for relief of cancer-related fatigue randomized controlled feasibility study." BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011, 11:49 (PDF file)
  • Zhao J, Cao HX, Hui KK. "The Effect and Impact of Whole Systems Research and Comparative Effectiveness Research on the Clinical Study of Traditional Chinese Medicine." Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine Traditional and Western Medicine. 2011 Sept; 31(9): 1157-1160. (In Chinese)(PDF file)


  • Hui KK and Zhang WJ. Innovative Clinical Research Moves forward the Development of Chinese medicine.   Chinese Journal of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine 2010, 30(8): 789- 792. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • CAIMAQ Companion Report
    Abbott RB, Hui KK, Hays RD, Mandel J, Goldstein M, Winegarden B, Glaser D, and Brunton L. "Medical Student Attitudes Toward Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine". Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. In press. (PDF file)


  • Zhang WJ, Li J. The Center for East-West Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles. J Chin Integr Med 2008 ; 6(10): 1094-1097. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Zhang WJ. International Exchange: Professor Han Jisheng’s Visit to UCLA. J Chin Integr Med. 2008; 6(10): 1099-1100. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Tu B, Johnston MF, Hui KK. "Elderly patient refractory to multiple pain medications successfully treated with integrative East-West medicine". International Journal of General Medicine. 2008 (1):3-6. (PDF file)


  • Johnston MF, Xiao B, and Hui KK. "Acupuncture and Fatigue: Current basis for shared communication between breast cancer survivors and providers". J Cancer Surviv. 2007 Oct;1:306-312. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Pritzker S. "Terminology standardization in Chinese medicine: the perspective from UCLA center for East-West medicine". Chin J Integr Med. 2007 Mar;13(1):64-6. and Jun;13(2):152-5 (PDF file)
  • Gu WL, Cao Y, Shi ZX, Hui KK. "Potential of using pattern diagnosis of traditional Chinese medicine to improve the clinical use of antihypertensive agents". Chin J Integr Med. 2007 Jun;13(2):152-5. (In Chinese)(PDF file)
  • Johnston MF, Yang C, Hui KK, Xiao B, Li XS, Rusiewicz A. "Acupuncture for chemotherapy-associated cognitive dysfunction: a hypothesis-generating literature review to inform clinical advice". Integr Cancer Ther. 2007 Mar;6(1):36-41. (PDF file)
  • Abbott RB, Hui KK, Hays RD, Li MD, Pan T."A Randomized Controlled Trial of Tai Chi for Tension Headaches". Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2007 Mar;4(1):107-113. (PDF file)
  • Chim D, Brodsky M, Hui KK."Teaching Medical Students Trigger Point Techniques". Fam Med 2007;39(1):8. (PDF file)
  • Zhang WJ. International exchange: Prof. Keji Chen, former President of the Chinese Association of Integrative Medicine visited UCLA. J Chin Integr Med 2007 Mar. 5(2): 223-224. (In Chinese) (PDF file)

2006 and Before

  • Sierpina VS, Kreitzer MJ, Brodsky M, Fung C, Hui KK, Stuber M, Fleishman S. "Innovations in integrative healthcare education: mind-body faculty development at UCLA and the symposium for portland area research on complementary and alternative medicine". Explore (NY). 2006 Nov;2(6):547-9.(PDF file)
  • Brodsky M. " Performing artists and self-care," Med Prob Perf Art 2006; 21(2): 91.(PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Hui EK, Johnston MF. "The potential of a person-centered approach in caring for patients with cancer: a perspective from the UCLA center for East-west medicine". Integr Cancer Ther. 2006 Mar;5(1):56-62. (PDF file)
  • Johnston, MF, Hui KK, Bastani R. "Incorporating Acupuncture into Oncologic Practice: Clinical Need Determines Adequacy of Scientific Evidence". Journal of Cancer Integrative Medicine. 2005 3(1): 11-13.
  • Johnston MF, Hui KK, and Goldstein M. "Personal Experience and Familiarity with Research as Factors Affecting Physician Referral to Acupuncturists: A Qualitative Study". American Acupuncturist 2005 33: 14-15, 31.
  • Hsiao AF, Hays RD, Ryan GW, Coulter ID, Andersen RM, Hardy ML, Diehl DL, Hui KK, Wenger NS. "A Self-Report Measure of Clinicians' Orientation toward Integrative Medicine". Health Serv Res. 2005 Oct;40(5 Pt 1):1553-69. (PDF file)
  • Hays RD, Brodsky M, Johnston MF, Spritzer KL, Hui KK. "Evaluating the statistical significance of health-related quality-of-life change in individual patients". Eval Health Prof. 2005 Jun;28(2):160-71. (PDF file)
  • Johnston MF, Hui KK, Ho F, Vassantachart B, Yee M. "Asian-American physicians distinguish between licensed acupuncturists and physicians who incorporate acupuncture into their practices". J Altern Complement Med. 2004 Dec;10(6):918-9.
  • Brodsky M, Hui KK. "An innovative patient-centered approach to common playing-related pain conditions in musicians". Med Probl Perform Art 19:164-7, 2004. (PDF file)
  • Middlekauff HR, Shah JB, Yu, JL, and Hui KK. "Acupuncture Effects on Autonomic Responses to Cold Pressor and Handgrip Exercise in Healthy Humans". Clin Auton Res, 2004 Apr; 14(2): 113-8. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK and Johnston MF. "Acupuncture/traditional Oriental Medicine Education in the United States". Working Group Meeting on Quality of Academic Education in Traditional Medicine, WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific, Melbourne, Australia, November 22-24, 2003
  • Middlekauff HR, Hui KK, Yu JL, Hamilton MA, Fonarow GC, Moriguchi J, Maclellan WR, and Hage A."Acupuncture Inhibits Sympathetic Activation During Mental Stress in Advanced Heart Failure Patients". Journal of Cardiac Failure, Vol. 8 No.6 2002. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK, Zylowska L, Hui EK, Yu JL, and Li JJ. "Introducing Integrative East-West Medicine to Medical Students and Residents". The Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine, Volume 8 Number 4, Issue 1, Aug 2002, p507-516. (PDF file)
  • Zylowska L and Hui KK. "Chinese Medicine’s Mind-Body Integrative Approach to Anxiety Disorders". Primary Psychiatry, July 2002.
  • Hui KK, Yu JL, and Zylowska L. "The progress of Chinese Medicine in the USA". The Way Forward for Chinese Medicine Chan K and Lee H (Eds.), Taylor and Francis, 2002. (PDF file)
  • Middlekauff HR, Yu JR, and Hui KK. "Acupuncture Effects on Reflex Responses to Mental Stress in Humans". Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 280: R1462-R1468, 2001. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK. "The Potential for Incorporating Traditional Chinese Medicine into Clinical Practice". Traditional Medicine: Better Science, Policy and Services for Health Development, WHO International Symposium, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, May 2001. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK. "Harmonizing Traditional Chinese and Modern Western Medicine: A Perspective from the US". Traditional and Modern Medicine: Harmonizing the Two Approaches, WHO Consultation Meeting in Beijing, Regional Office for the Western Pacific, December 1999. (PDF file)
  • Hui KK. "Ephedra sinica in the Practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)". Report for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, December 1999.(PDF file)
  • Shapiro D, Hui KK, Oakley ME, Pasic J, Jamner L. Reduction in drug requirements for hypertension by means of a cognitive-behavioral intervention. American Journal of Hypertension. 1997; 10: 9-17. (PDF file)

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