[Effect of acupoint catgut embedding on motor function and serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein and IL-6 levels in patients with acute cerebral infarction].

@article{Guo2013EffectOA,
  title={[Effect of acupoint catgut embedding on motor function and serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein and IL-6 levels in patients with acute cerebral infarction].},
  author={Ai-song Guo and Ai-hong Li and Xin Chen and Wei-Guan Chen and Li Sun},
  journal={Zhen ci yan jiu = Acupuncture research},
  year={2013},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={224-8, 258}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of acupoint catgut embedding on motor function in patients with acute cerebral infarction (ACI), and to explore its mechanism. METHODS Sixty-three ACI patients were randomly assigned to acupuncture group (n = 30) and catgut embedding group (n = 33). Patients of the acupuncture group received acupuncture stimulation of… CONTINUE READING