[Analgesic effects of electroacupuncture combined with Celebrex on rats with tibial cancer pain].

@article{MaoYing2008AnalgesicEO,
  title={[Analgesic effects of electroacupuncture combined with Celebrex on rats with tibial cancer pain].},
  author={Qi-liang Mao-Ying and Dian-huan Ren and Wen-li Mi and Qiong Liu and Yan-Qing Wang},
  journal={Zhong xi yi jie he xue bao = Journal of Chinese integrative medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={6 8},
  pages={
          830-5
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To establish a proper experimental model of bone cancer pain in rat for acupuncture research, and observe the pain-relieving effect of electroacupuncture (EA) and/or Celebrex on bone cancer pain in rats. METHODS The rat model of bone cancer pain was established by percutaneous direct puncture technique and inoculating the rat mammary gland carcinoma cells Walker 256 into tibial medullary cavity directly, and evaluated by detecting the bone tumor growth and mechanical allodynia. The… CONTINUE READING