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Acupuncture combined with spinal tui na for treatment of primary dysmenorrhea in 30 cases

Identifier

026353

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

A description of the experience

J Tradit Chin Med. 2008 Mar;28(1):7-9.

Acupuncture combined with spinal tui na for treatment of primary dysmenorrhea in 30 cases.

Guo A1, Meng Q.

1

The Second Clinical Medical College, Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Nanjing 210029, China.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:

To observe the therapeutic effects in acupunture treatment of primary dysmenorrhea combined with spinal Tui Na, and study its mechanism.

METHODS:

Thirty cases of the treatment group were treated by acupuncture combined with spinal Tui Na, and thirty cases in the control group were treated by routine acupuncture.

RESULTS:

The total effective rate was 93.3% in the treatment group, and 73.3% in the control group, with a significant difference between the two groups (P < 0.05).

CONCLUSIONS:

Acupuncture combined with spinal Tui Na has good prospects for treatment of primary dysmenorrhea.

PMID:

18416074

The source of the experience

PubMed

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Amenorrhea

Suppressions

Stimulation of trigger points

Commonsteps

Acupuncture
Tuina

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