Efficacy of acupuncture and moxibustion in treating Bell's palsy: a multicenter randomized controlled trial in China.


BACKGROUND Bell's palsy involves acute facial paralysis due to inflammation of the facial nerve. Acupuncture and moxibustion (acu-moxi) is beneficial in treating facial palsy. In order to verify the efficacy of acu-moxi on Bell's palsy, a randomized single-blind, multicenter clinical trial was performed. METHODS A total of 480 patients from four clinical… (More)


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