By Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, 100191, China.
To assess the clinical therapeutic effect of acupuncture with meridian acupoints combined with three Anmian acupoints.
Sixty subjects were randomly divided into two groups: the acupuncture with meridian acupoints group (Group A), and the acupuncture with meridian acupoints and three Anmian acupoints group (Group B) with 30 cases in each group. After 4-week treatment, the clinical therapeutic effects and scores for the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI), depression index, and anxiety index were assessed in the two groups before and after treatment.
The total effective rate of therapy was higher in Group B (93.3%) compared with that in Group A (66.7%, P
CONCLUSION: Acupuncture for insomnia depression and anxiety.
Acupuncture with meridian acupoints combined with three Anmian acupoints can improve the sleeping quality of patients with insomnia.
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SOURCE: Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, 100191, China. All Rights Reserved