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Acupuncture treatment for insulin sensitivity of women with polycystic ovary syndrome and insulin resistance: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
This study is a multi-center, controlled, double-blind, and randomized clinical trial aiming to evaluate the effect of acupuncture on the insulin sensitivity in PCOS combined with IR. In total 342 patients diagnosed with PCOS and IR will be enrolled. Participants will be randomized to one of the three groups: (1) true acupuncture  + metformin placebo; (2) sham acupuncture + metformin, and (3) sham acupuncture + metformin placebo. Participants and assessors will be blinded. The acupuncture intervention will be given 3 days per week for a total of 48 treatment sessions during 4 months. Metformin (0.5 g per pill...
Source: Trials - March 8, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Efficacy PC 6 " Neiguan " With Conventional Acupuncture for PONV After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Conditions:   Cholecystitis;   Vomiting;   Nausea Interventions:   Other: stimulation;   Other: no stimulation Sponsor:   Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Not yet recruiting - verified March 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - March 7, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Efficacy and safety of manual acupuncture manipulations with different frequencies on epigastric pain syndrome (EPS) in functional dyspepsia (FD) patients: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
This study is a randomized controlled trial with a four-arm, parallel-group structure. Patients with FD with epigastric pain syndrome (EPS) will be included and randomly allocated into four groups: three MA manipulation groups (separately treated with a frequency of 1 Hz, 2 Hz, or 3 Hz) and a control group. All groups will receive omeprazole as a basic treatment and acupuncture: in the MA manipulation groups, the needles will be manipulated manually with three different frequencies on the basis whende qi is reached, while in the control group, the needles will be inserted without any manipulation. All patients will receive...
Source: Trials - March 5, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Effects of Acupuncture on Pain and Quality of Life of People Affected With Chronic Widespread Pain.
Condition:   Chronic Widespread Pain Interventions:   Device: Acupuncture;   Device: Sham Acupuncture Sponsor:   University of Girona Recruiting - verified March 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - March 5, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Effect of 12 Weeks of Acupuncture on AMH and COH in Low Responder Patients
Conditions:   Hypogonadism; Ovarian;   Female Infertility Intervention:   Other: acupuncture Sponsor:   Dansk Fertilitetsklinik Recruiting - verified March 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - February 28, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

The Comparative Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Single Acupoint and Matching Acupoints
Conditions:   Electro-acupuncture;   Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting Interventions:   Other: Matching points PC6+CV12;   Other: Single points PC6 Sponsors:   Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine;   National Basic Research Program of China;   West China Hospital;   Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital;   Gansu Provincial Cancer Hospital;   Henan Provincial Cancer Hospital Not yet recruiting - verified February 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - February 5, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

The Comparative Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Single Acupoint and Matching Acupoints
Conditions:   Electro-acupuncture;   Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting Interventions:   Other: Matching points PC6+CV12;   Other: Single points PC6 Sponsors:   Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine;   National Basic Research Program of China;   West China Hospital;   Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital;   Gansu Provincial Cancer Hospital;   Henan Provincial Cancer Hospital Not yet recruiting - verified March 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - February 5, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Mechanistic Studies on Video-guided Acupuncture Imagery Treatment of Pain
Condition:   Pain Interventions:   Other: Real acupuncture;   Other: Sham acupuncture;   Other: VGAIT;   Other: VGAIT control Sponsor:   Massachusetts General Hospital Recruiting - verified February 2017 (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - January 27, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials