Role of Acupuncture in Acute Injury Management of Strains and Sprains

Internal Medicine Journal,Volume 48, Issue S5, Page 24-24, May 2018.
Source: Internal Medicine Journal - Category: Internal Medicine Source Type: research

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This study included 22 participants who wore sticker-type electrodes attached on three different acupoints on different body regions: CV17 (chest), CV23 (chin), and left PC6 (arm). Participants evaluated de qi sensations after they expected electrical stimulation on those points in random order without actual stimulation. All stimuli were presented with corresponding visual information of the stimulation sites. The control condition included the same visual information but outside the body. The expectations of cutaneous electrical stimuli without actual stimulation on three acupoints resulted in greater de qi sensation com...
Source: NeuroImage: Clinical - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Condition:   Knee Osteoarthritis Interventions:   Other: treatment1;   Other: treatment2;   Other: treatment3;   Other: treatment4;   Other: treatment5;   Drug: Celebrex Sponsors:   Zhejiang Chinese Medical University;   The Third Affiliated hospital of Zhejiang Chinese Medical University;   Jiaxing TCM Hospital;   Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of TCM;   Zhejiang Hospital;   Red Cross Hospital, Hangzhou, China;   Zhejiang Provincial Tongde&nb...
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The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has endorsed guidelines from the Society of Integrative Oncology for the use of some integrative therapies, such as acupuncture, in patients with breast cancer.Medscape Medical News
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Background: The Zusanli (ST36) acupoint has been associated with treatment of various gastrointestinal conditions. There have been no studies of acupuncture therapy for paralytic postoperative ileus (PPOI).Materials and methods: Patients with PPOI following gastrectomy for gastric cancer were randomized to receive ST36 acupoint injection with neostigmine, gluteal intramuscular injection with 1.0 mg neostigmine, ST36 acupuncture alone, or standard therapy. The main outcome was the effectiveness rate for recovery of peristalsis. Secondary outcomes were time to bowel sound recovery, time to first flatus, and time to first def...
Source: Journal of Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Research Paper Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 19 June 2018 Source:World Journal of Acupuncture - Moxibustion Author(s): JIA Yunfang, HOU Xianming, LIU Shuyan, PAN Yongmei, FANG Jing, ZHANG Xuanping, XING Haijiao, ZHANG Shen, DU Yuzhu, JIA Chunsheng In this paper, professor JIA Chunsheng's multiple treatment thoughts and methods for insomnia under different pathogenesis were shown through the three proven cases of insomnia, including the type of constraint fire of the liver and gallbladder, and excessive yang harassing the spirit, the type of failure of the heart and kidney to interact declined to kidney yin deficiency and the type o...
Source: World Journal of Acupuncture Moxibustion - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
Conclusion The curative effect of governor vessel-unblocking and mind-regulating acupuncture therapy combined with conventional rehabilitation therapy was superior to that of simply conventional rehabilitation therapy in the treatment of sensory and motor dysfunction of the patients with SCI.
Source: World Journal of Acupuncture Moxibustion - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
Conclusion Acupotomy combined with thunder-fire wonder moxibustion for calcaneodynia has definite effect, which is worthy of clinical popularization and application.
Source: World Journal of Acupuncture Moxibustion - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
Conclusion Acupuncture combined with cupping and circling moxibustion achieves the superior clinical therapeutic effects as compared with minocyline. This therapy deserves to be promoted in clinical practice.
Source: World Journal of Acupuncture Moxibustion - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
Condition:   Quality of Life Intervention:   Other: Acupuncture and touch/relaxation Sponsor:   Carmel Medical Center Not yet recruiting
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ConclusionCAMs, especially Chinese materia medica, rehabilitation exercise, and acupuncture, are widely used for PD patients in China.
Source: Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Source Type: research
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