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  • [Analysis of theoretical basis and clinical application of dog-days moxibustion]. [Journal Article]
    Zhongguo Zhen Jiu. 2020 Jul 12; 40(7):745-8.Liu HH, Ouyang LZ, … Liu ML
  • The present situation of the clinical application of dog-days moxibustion (moxibustion applied in the three periods of the hot season) is summarized so as to provide the guide for the theoretic study and clinical application of dog-days moxibustion. The intervention time of dog-days moxibustion is on the 1st day of each of the three periods of the hot season. Simultaneously, the geographic factor…
  • Electro-acupuncture regulates glucose metabolism in chronic stress model rats. [Journal Article]
    Sci Rep. 2020 Jul 09; 10(1):11281.Ma FQ, Sun CJ, … Chang JJ
  • Studies have shown that acupuncture is very effective in treating chronic stress depression. However, little is known about the therapeutic mechanism of electro-acupuncture. Metabolomics, on the other hand, is a technology that determines the metabolic changes of organisms caused by various interventions as a whole and is related to the overall effect of electro-acupuncture (EA). 1HNMR, serum sam…
  • The neuro-immune microenvironment of acupoints-initiation of acupuncture effectiveness. [Journal Article]
    J Leukoc Biol. 2020 Jul; 108(1):189-198.Gong Y, Li N, … Xu Z
  • Acupuncture is a centuried and unfading treatment of traditional Chinese medicine, which has been proved to exert curative effects on various disorders. Numerous works have been put in to uncover the effective mechanisms of acupuncture. And the interdependent interaction between acupuncture and acupoint microenvironment is a crucial topic. As a benign minimally invasive stimulation, the insertion…
  • [Overview of systematic review on acupoint application for bronchial asthma]. [Journal Article]
    Zhen Ci Yan Jiu. 2020 Jun 25; 45(6):495-503.Liu LZ, Wang LJ, … Ma WZ
  • CONCLUSIONS: Currently, regarding the articles of systematic review/meta-analysis on acupoint application for bronchial asthma, it is quite low in methodological quality and literature report quality and is not high in the grade of outcome indicators. The clinical research should be intensively specified in association with the characteristics of traditional Chinese medicine so as to provide more reliable clinical evidence.
  • Electroacupuncture improves myocardial ischemia injury via activation of adenosine receptors. [Journal Article]
    Purinergic Signal. 2020 Jul 06 [Online ahead of print]Ren Y, Chen Z, … He Y
  • Electroacupuncture (EA) can improve myocardial ischemia (MI) injury; nevertheless, the mechanism is not entirely clear. And there were disagreements about whether the effect of EA at acupoint in disease-affected meridian is better than EA at acupoint in non-affected meridian and sham acupoint. Here, we showed that the effect of EA at Neiguan (PC6) is better than EA at Hegu (LI4) and sham acupoint…
  • Disastrous Complication Caused Indirectly by the Success of Battlefield Acupuncture. [Case Reports]
    Med Acupunct. 2020 Jun 01; 32(3):163-165.Federman DG
  • Background: Battlefield acupuncture (BFA) is an easy-to-learn type of auricular acupuncture that is being used increasingly and that has been shown to be effective for short-term reduction of pain. Many patients return for repeated applications of the semipermanent needles and ask if permanent earrings inserted in these points would lead to longer-lasting reduction in their pain. Case: A patient…
  • Acupuncture Therapy in Post-Radiation Head-and-Neck Cancer with Dysgeusia. [Case Reports]
    Med Acupunct. 2020 Jun 01; 32(3):157-162.Djaali W, Simadibrata CL, Nareswari I
  • Background: Radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer can cause side-effects, including pain, nausea, vomiting, sensory disorders such as anosmia and dysgeusia, dysphagia, xerostomia, hot flashes, fatigue, sleep disorders, and even anxiety and depression disorders. Therapies using acupuncture are now being adopted at cancer therapy centers. Acupuncture has been clinically proven to reduce the s…
  • A Comprehensive Review of the Treatment and Management of Myofascial Pain Syndrome. [Review]
    Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2020 Jun 27; 24(8):43.Galasso A, Urits I, … Viswanath O
  • Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is a musculoskeletal pain condition that stems from localized, taut regions of skeletal muscle and fascia, termed trigger points. The purpose of this comprehensive review is to provide updated information on prevalence, pathophysiology, and treatment modalities with a focus on interventional modalities in managing MPS.
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