Acupuncture in addition to usual care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a component network meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture provided additional benefits to usual care, and it might be considered as adjunctive therapy for patients who respond inadequately to usual care.PMID:35437029 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221085280 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Gan Shi-Le Huang Meng-Qi Luo Min Chen Hui Zheng Source Type: research

Efficacy of acupuncture in improving symptoms and quality of life of patients with acne vulgaris: a randomized sham acupuncture-controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture may not effectively relieve the symptoms of patients with moderate or severe AV, or improve QoL. Given the limitations of a relatively short treatment course compared to other studies and the likelihood that sham acupuncture is not inert, further studies with treatment durations of 12 weeks or longer and a waitlist (no treatment) control or Western medicine-treated control group should be considered to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on AV.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-1900023649 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35437030 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221076506 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ruimin Jiao Xu Zhai Xuecheng Zhang Zhiyi Xiong Zhishun Liu Source Type: research

Electroacupuncture reduces weight, skinfold thickness and waist circumference and increases skin temperature of the abdominal region in women: a randomized controlled trial
CONCLUSION: EA promoted a reduction in abdominal waist circumference, supra-iliac and abdominal skin folds, and percentage body and abdominal fat in women of normal BMI with excessive abdominal subcutaneous fat, as well as an increase in the superficial skin temperature of the abdominal region.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: RBR-9tsmpp (Brazilian Registry of Clinical Trials).PMID:35437025 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221077111 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Isabella Gomes de Lima Josie Resende Torres da Silva Amanda Godoy da Silva Alice de Sousa Andrade Ligia de Sousa Source Type: research

Acupuncture in addition to usual care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a component network meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture provided additional benefits to usual care, and it might be considered as adjunctive therapy for patients who respond inadequately to usual care.PMID:35437029 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221085280 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Gan Shi-Le Huang Meng-Qi Luo Min Chen Hui Zheng Source Type: research

Efficacy of acupuncture in improving symptoms and quality of life of patients with acne vulgaris: a randomized sham acupuncture-controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture may not effectively relieve the symptoms of patients with moderate or severe AV, or improve QoL. Given the limitations of a relatively short treatment course compared to other studies and the likelihood that sham acupuncture is not inert, further studies with treatment durations of 12 weeks or longer and a waitlist (no treatment) control or Western medicine-treated control group should be considered to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on AV.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-1900023649 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35437030 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221076506 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ruimin Jiao Xu Zhai Xuecheng Zhang Zhiyi Xiong Zhishun Liu Source Type: research

Electroacupuncture reduces weight, skinfold thickness and waist circumference and increases skin temperature of the abdominal region in women: a randomized controlled trial
CONCLUSION: EA promoted a reduction in abdominal waist circumference, supra-iliac and abdominal skin folds, and percentage body and abdominal fat in women of normal BMI with excessive abdominal subcutaneous fat, as well as an increase in the superficial skin temperature of the abdominal region.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: RBR-9tsmpp (Brazilian Registry of Clinical Trials).PMID:35437025 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221077111 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Isabella Gomes de Lima Josie Resende Torres da Silva Amanda Godoy da Silva Alice de Sousa Andrade Ligia de Sousa Source Type: research

Acupuncture in addition to usual care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a component network meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture provided additional benefits to usual care, and it might be considered as adjunctive therapy for patients who respond inadequately to usual care.PMID:35437029 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221085280 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Gan Shi-Le Huang Meng-Qi Luo Min Chen Hui Zheng Source Type: research

Efficacy of acupuncture in improving symptoms and quality of life of patients with acne vulgaris: a randomized sham acupuncture-controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture may not effectively relieve the symptoms of patients with moderate or severe AV, or improve QoL. Given the limitations of a relatively short treatment course compared to other studies and the likelihood that sham acupuncture is not inert, further studies with treatment durations of 12 weeks or longer and a waitlist (no treatment) control or Western medicine-treated control group should be considered to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on AV.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-1900023649 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35437030 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221076506 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ruimin Jiao Xu Zhai Xuecheng Zhang Zhiyi Xiong Zhishun Liu Source Type: research

Electroacupuncture reduces weight, skinfold thickness and waist circumference and increases skin temperature of the abdominal region in women: a randomized controlled trial
CONCLUSION: EA promoted a reduction in abdominal waist circumference, supra-iliac and abdominal skin folds, and percentage body and abdominal fat in women of normal BMI with excessive abdominal subcutaneous fat, as well as an increase in the superficial skin temperature of the abdominal region.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: RBR-9tsmpp (Brazilian Registry of Clinical Trials).PMID:35437025 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221077111 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Isabella Gomes de Lima Josie Resende Torres da Silva Amanda Godoy da Silva Alice de Sousa Andrade Ligia de Sousa Source Type: research

Acupuncture in addition to usual care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a component network meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture provided additional benefits to usual care, and it might be considered as adjunctive therapy for patients who respond inadequately to usual care.PMID:35437029 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221085280 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Gan Shi-Le Huang Meng-Qi Luo Min Chen Hui Zheng Source Type: research

Efficacy of acupuncture in improving symptoms and quality of life of patients with acne vulgaris: a randomized sham acupuncture-controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture may not effectively relieve the symptoms of patients with moderate or severe AV, or improve QoL. Given the limitations of a relatively short treatment course compared to other studies and the likelihood that sham acupuncture is not inert, further studies with treatment durations of 12 weeks or longer and a waitlist (no treatment) control or Western medicine-treated control group should be considered to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on AV.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-1900023649 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35437030 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221076506 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ruimin Jiao Xu Zhai Xuecheng Zhang Zhiyi Xiong Zhishun Liu Source Type: research

Electroacupuncture reduces weight, skinfold thickness and waist circumference and increases skin temperature of the abdominal region in women: a randomized controlled trial
CONCLUSION: EA promoted a reduction in abdominal waist circumference, supra-iliac and abdominal skin folds, and percentage body and abdominal fat in women of normal BMI with excessive abdominal subcutaneous fat, as well as an increase in the superficial skin temperature of the abdominal region.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: RBR-9tsmpp (Brazilian Registry of Clinical Trials).PMID:35437025 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221077111 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Isabella Gomes de Lima Josie Resende Torres da Silva Amanda Godoy da Silva Alice de Sousa Andrade Ligia de Sousa Source Type: research

Acupuncture in addition to usual care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a component network meta-analysis
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture provided additional benefits to usual care, and it might be considered as adjunctive therapy for patients who respond inadequately to usual care.PMID:35437029 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221085280 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Gan Shi-Le Huang Meng-Qi Luo Min Chen Hui Zheng Source Type: research

Efficacy of acupuncture in improving symptoms and quality of life of patients with acne vulgaris: a randomized sham acupuncture-controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture may not effectively relieve the symptoms of patients with moderate or severe AV, or improve QoL. Given the limitations of a relatively short treatment course compared to other studies and the likelihood that sham acupuncture is not inert, further studies with treatment durations of 12 weeks or longer and a waitlist (no treatment) control or Western medicine-treated control group should be considered to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on AV.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-1900023649 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35437030 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221076506 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - April 19, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ruimin Jiao Xu Zhai Xuecheng Zhang Zhiyi Xiong Zhishun Liu Source Type: research

Acupuncture for insomnia after ischemic stroke: an assessor-participant blinded, randomized controlled trial
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture appears to be efficacious, in terms of improving insomnia, related quality of life, and affective symptoms, for patients with ischemic stroke.TRIAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: ChiCTR-IIC-16008382 (Chinese Clinical Trial Registry).PMID:35317665 | DOI:10.1177/09645284221077106 (Source: Acupuncture in Medicine)
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - March 23, 2022 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yan Cao Yin-Jie Yan Jian-Yang Xu Abulikemu Liwayiding Yi-Ping Liu Xuan Yin Li-Xing Lao Zhang-Jin Zhang Shi-Fen Xu Source Type: research