Acupunture and electroacupuncture for rheumatoid arthritis. First published: October 19, 2005. Link to full article: [Cochrane Library] .
In a 2011 Chinese study looking at electro–acupuncture and traditional acupuncture,. In a 2008 Arthritis & Rheumatism review of eight acupuncture studies .
84 patients with definite or classic rheumatoid arthritis.. The other trial evaluated electroacupuncture applied in one of the knees at the GB 34, SP 9 and S43 .
for the symptomatic treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).. electroacupuncture may be beneficial to reduce symptomatic knee pain in patients with RA.
The therapist may stimulate the needles manually, by heat (with a dried herb called moxa) or by a small electrical current (electro–acupuncture). Practitioners .
Acupuncture and electroacupuncture for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. pain in patients with RA 24 hours and 4 months post treatment, the reviewers .
Clinical study of electromagnetism combined with electroacupuncture in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, .
The therapeutic value of combining electro-stimulation with acupuncture for treating rheumatoid arthritis was proved in a 2011 study published in the.
Rheumatoid arthritis is a painful condition that affects around 1.3 million. The first group of 12 had electro–acupuncture (acupuncture needles inserted with an .
Background In planning a randomized controlled trial of acupuncture, we. the effect of electroacupuncture (EA), traditional Chinese acupuncture (TCA) and sham. Rheumatoid Arthritis Sham Group Acupuncture Treatment Tender Joint .