Acupuncture, a promising adjunctive therapy for essential hypertension: a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Yin2007AcupunctureAP,
  title={Acupuncture, a promising adjunctive therapy for essential hypertension: a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={Changshik Yin and Byungkwan Seo and Hi-Joon Park and Miran Cho and Woosang Jung and Ryowon Choue and Changhwan Kim and Hun-Kuk Park and Hyejung Lee and Hyeonggyun Koh},
  journal={Neurological research},
  year={2007},
  volume={29 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S98-103
        }
}
BACKGROUND This study assessed effects of acupuncture as an add-on to conventional antihypertensive managements such as medication or lifestyle modification for hypertensive or pre-hypertensive subjects. METHODS A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial was conducted at Kyung Hee University Hospital. Forty-one hypertensive or pre-hypertensive (systolic BP> or =120 mmHg or diastolic BP> or =80 mmHg) volunteers were recruited and randomly assigned into real or sham acupuncture groups… CONTINUE READING

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