AcuTrials

Insomnia Due to Deficinecy of Both the Heart and Spleen Treated by Acupuncture-Moxibustion and Chinese Tuina

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Title

Insomnia Due to Deficinecy of Both the Heart and Spleen Treated by Acupuncture-Moxibustion and Chinese Tuina

Journal Publication

Journal of traditional Chinese medicine = Chung i tsa chih ying wen pan / sponsored by All-China Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Date

2008

volume

28

Research Type

RCT

Keywords

Acu Versus CAM Control
Fixed Acupuncture Protocol
Restricted Modalities, Acupuncture + Other
Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorder
TCM Acupuncture Style

Abstract

Objective: To observe theraputic effects of the comprehensive therapy of acupuncture-moxibustion and Chinese Tuina for treatment of insomnia due to deficiency of both the heart and spleen. Methods: 92 cases were divided randomly into the treatment group (treated by acupuncture-moxibustion and Chinese Tuina) and the control group (treated by acupuncture-moxibustion). Results: The theraputic effect of the treatment group was obviously superior to that of the control grup (the chi-squared test showed P<0.01).

Frequency of Treatment

>1/WK

Time in Treatment

3 Weeks

has health condition studied

Sleep Disorders

has study population number

92

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