Investigatingthe Effect of Pressure on Third Liver Point on Primary Dysmenorrhea: a Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

@inproceedings{Atrian2013InvestigatingtheEO,
  title={Investigatingthe Effect of Pressure on Third Liver Point on Primary Dysmenorrhea: a Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial},
  author={Mahboobeh Kafaei Atrian and Fatemeh Abbaszadeh and Malihe Sarvieh and Nahid Sarafraz and Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi},
  booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Primary dysmenorrhea (PD) is a term used to describe uterine muscle spasms which occurs during the days of menstruation. OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of acupressure on third liver point on primary dysmenorrhea. PATIENTS AND METHODS Female students living in dormitories of Kashan University of Medical Sciences in Iran who had PD were studied for three menstrual cycles between March till June 2012. Individuals with depression score higher than 19 according to the Beck-21… CONTINUE READING
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