A Randomized Clinical Trial of the Efficacy of KID21 Point (Youmen) Acupressure on Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy

@inproceedings{Rad2012ARC,
  title={A Randomized Clinical Trial of the Efficacy of KID21 Point (Youmen) Acupressure on Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy},
  author={Mojgan Naeimi Rad and Minoor Lamyian and Reza Soleiman Heshmat and Mohammad Asghari Jaafarabadi and Shahla Yazdani},
  booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy is a common complaint of nearly 50-80% of pregnant women. The problem begins around the 4th weeks of pregnancy and often stays up to the 12th weeks and may continue to the 16th week in a few patients. OBJECTIVES The aim of our study is to determine the effect of acupressure (on KID21 point) on nausea and vomiting of pregnancy. MATERIALS AND METHODS This single blind clinical trial study was performed on 80 women with nausea and vomiting in the… CONTINUE READING

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