Auriculotherapy for lower urinary tract symptoms in older men: a 4-week, randomised controlled pilot study

@article{Suen2016AuriculotherapyFL,
  title={Auriculotherapy for lower urinary tract symptoms in older men: a 4-week, randomised controlled pilot study},
  author={Lorna Kwai Ping Suen and Wai Hon and Kai Wang Yeung and Chao Hsing Yeh and Hon Fat Wong},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2016},
  volume={388}
}
BACKGROUND Lower urinary tract symptoms, which commonly occur among older men, include urinary retention, voiding difficulty, frequent feeling of urinary urgency, and nocturia. Auriculotherapy, a Chinese medicine approach, is a therapeutic method in which specific points in the auricle are stimulated to achieve specific therapeutic purposes. This randomised controlled pilot study aimed to determine whether magneto-auriculotherapy alone or in combination with laser auriculotherapy is more… CONTINUE READING