The use of electro-acupuncture in conjunction with exercise for the treatment of chronic low-back pain.

@article{Yeung2003TheUO,
  title={The use of electro-acupuncture in conjunction with exercise for the treatment of chronic low-back pain.},
  author={Cecilia K N Yeung and Mason Chin Pang Leung and Daniel Hung Kei Chow},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={479-90}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of a series of electro-acupuncture (EA) treatment in conjunction with exercise on the pain, disability, and functional improvement scores of patients with chronic low-back pain (LBP). DESIGN A blinded prospective randomized controlled study. SUBJECTS AND INTERVENTIONS A total of 52 patients were randomly allocated to an exercise group (n = 26) or an exercise plus EA group (n = 26) and treated for 12 sessions. OUTCOME MEASURES Numerical Rating Scale (NRS… CONTINUE READING

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