A randomized controlled trial of single point acupuncture in primary dysmenorrhea.

@article{Liu2014ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of single point acupuncture in primary dysmenorrhea.},
  author={Cun-Zhi Liu and Jie-ping Xie and Linpeng Wang and Yi Liu and Jia-Shan Song and Yin-ying Chen and Guang-xia Shi and Wei Zhou and Shu-zhong Gao and Shi-liang Li and Jianmin Xing and Liang-xiao Ma and Yan-xia Wang and Jiang Zhu and Jian-ping Liu},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={910-20}
}
BACKGROUND Acupuncture is often used for primary dysmenorrhea. But there is no convincing evidence due to low methodological quality. We aim to assess immediate effect of acupuncture at specific acupoint compared with unrelated acupoint and nonacupoint on primary dysmenorrhea. METHODS The Acupuncture Analgesia Effect in Primary Dysmenorrhoea-II is a… CONTINUE READING