Observation of therapeutic effects of needle warming moxibustion for chronic diarrhea
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- Sun, Q., Zhang, H., Song, G. et al. J. Acupunct. Tuina. Sci. (2011) 9: 42. doi:10.1007/s11726-011-0468-6
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To observe the therapeutic effects of needle warming moxibustion for chronic diarrhea.
Two-hundred cases with chronic diarrhea were divided randomly into a treatment group and a control group. 100 cases in the treatment group were treated with needle warming moxibustion on specific acupoints. 100 cases in the control group were treated by oral administration of Smecta.
The therapeutic results showed cure in 52 cases, remarkable effect in 34 cases, improvement in 14 cases and the total effective rate in 100.0% in the treatment group, and cure in 5 cases, remarkable effect in 23 cases, improvement in 33 cases, failure in 39 cases and the total effective rate in 61.0% in the control group. The comparison of the total effective rate between the two groups was statistically significant (P<0.05).
The needle warming moxibustion on specific acupoints is better than oral administration of Smecta in the therapeutic effects.
Key WordsNeedle Warming TherapyDiarrheaPoint ST 36 (Zusanli)Point ST 25 (Tianshu)Syndrome Differentiation Treatment
将慢性腹泻患者200 例, 随机分为治疗组 与对照组, 治疗组100 例采用温针灸特定穴治疗; 对照组100 例采用口服思密达治疗。
治疗组痊 愈52 例, 显效34 例, 好转14 例, 总有效率为100.0%; 对照组痊愈5 例, 显效23 例, 好转33 例, 无 效39 例, 总有效率为61.0%。 两组总有效率比较差异具有统计学意义(P<0.05)。