[Effect of electroacupuncture of Tianshu (ST 25) on the rational symptoms of functional constipation patients and evaluation on its efficacy satisfaction: a single-center, prospective, practical and randomized control trial].

@article{Wang2010EffectOE,
  title={[Effect of electroacupuncture of Tianshu (ST 25) on the rational symptoms of functional constipation patients and evaluation on its efficacy satisfaction: a single-center, prospective, practical and randomized control trial].},
  author={Cheng-Wei Wang and Ning Li and Hong-bo He and Jian-Qin L{\"u} and Zhishun Liu},
  journal={Zhen ci yan jiu = Acupuncture research},
  year={2010},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={375-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the effects of electroacupuncture (EA) of Tianshu (ST 25) and medication on the subjective symptoms and the satisfactory degree of functional constipation (FO) patients, and to evaluate the efficacy of different depth-needling. METHODS Single-blind, randomized and parallel-controlled methods were adopted in the present study and a total of 95 FC patients were randomly divided into medication group (Lactulose, 20-30 mL/d, n = 24), deep needling (DN, about 45 mm beneath the… CONTINUE READING