Effect of Laser Acupuncture Treatment on Chronic Facial Paralysis
Conditions:   Bell Palsy;   Idiopathic Facial Paralyses Interventions:   Other: Laser acupuncture therapy;   Other: Sham laser acupuncture therapy Sponsor:   China Medical University Hospital Recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - July 19, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

The central mechanism of acupuncture treatment with a long-lasting effect for functional dyspepsia: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
DiscussionThe results of this trial will allow us to compare the changes of acupuncture therapeutic effect at three time points (the baseline vs. the end of treatment vs. the end of follow-up), and investigate the potential central mechanism of the long-lasting effect influenced by acupuncture withdeqi. This trial aims to re-identify the long-lasting effect of acupuncture and investigate its central mechanism, and to further explore the central influence ofdeqi sensation on the long-lasting effect.Trial registrationChinese Clinical Trial Registry, IDF:ChiCTR-IOR-15006523. Registered on 5 June 2015. (Source: Trials)
Source: Trials - July 13, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Effectiveness and safety of acupuncture for elderly overactive bladder population in Hong Kong: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
This study is a pioneer randomized, doubl e-blinded, sham-controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and safety of acupuncture in the elderly population with overactive bladder in Hong Kong.Methods/designThis is a randomized, double-center, patient and outcome assessor blinded, sham-controlled trial. The study sample size is 100 patients. Eligible subjects aged between 60 to 90  years old will be recruited into this study. All subjects will be randomly allocated into the active acupuncture group or sham acupuncture group in a 1: 1 ratio. Participants who are allocated into the active acupuncture group will receive a...
Source: Trials - July 13, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Acupuncture for Chemotherapy-induced Peripheral Neuropathy
Condition:   Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Intervention:   Other: electro-acupuncture Sponsors:   Hong Kong Baptist University;   Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - July 11, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Efficacy of Laser Acupuncture for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Condition:   Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Intervention:   Device: laser phototherapy device with low level laser Sponsor:   Tri-Service General Hospital Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - July 9, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Acupuncture as an early treatment for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL) patients with flat or high-frequency drop audiograms: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
This study aims to explore the efficacy and long-term effects of acupuncture in patients with ISSNHL. This study will be a randomized controlled trial with strict methodology and few design deficits. If our study yields positive results, acupuncture could be recommended as a salvage therapy for patients with ISSNHL.Trial registrationChinese Clinical Trial Registry,ChiCTR-ICR-15006787. Registered on 12 July 2015. (Source: Trials)
Source: Trials - July 4, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Pregnancy Success Rates of Acupuncture for in Vitro Fertilization
Condition:   Infertility, Female Intervention:   Other: Acupuncture treatment Sponsor:   Ataturk University Active, not recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - June 28, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

The Effectiveness of Doin (Conduction Exercise) of the Pelvic Joint for HLD With Radiating Leg Pain
Conditions:   Intervertebral Disc Displacement;   Sciatica;   Sciatic Radiculopathy Interventions:   Procedure: Doin (conduction exercise);   Drug: Herbal medicine;   Procedure: Chuna manual therapy;   Procedure: Bee venom pharmacopuncture;   Procedure: Pharmacopuncture;   Procedure: Acupuncture;   Procedure: Electroacupuncture;   Procedure: Cupping;   Other: Other inte rvention(s) Sponsor:   Jaseng Medical Foundation Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - June 27, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials