The biomechanical effect of acupuncture for poststroke cavovarus foot: study protocol for a randomized controlled pilot trial

@article{Zhang2016TheBE,
  title={The biomechanical effect of acupuncture for poststroke cavovarus foot: study protocol for a randomized controlled pilot trial},
  author={Y. Zhang and H. Liu and Caihong Fu and Yanzhe Ning and J. Zhang and L. Zhou and Z. Li and P. Bai},
  journal={Trials},
  year={2016},
  volume={17}
}
  • Y. Zhang, H. Liu, +5 authors P. Bai
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Trials
  • BackgroundPoststroke cavovarus foot greatly affects patients’ activities of daily life and raises the risks of falls and consequent fractures. Acupuncture appears to be safe and effective in promoting motor functions and enhancing the activities of daily life among patients with poststroke cavovarus foot. The current study aims to study the biomechanical effect of acupuncture for poststroke cavovarus foot with objective outcome measurements.Methods/designThis is an assessor and analyst-blinded… CONTINUE READING
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