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Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 136–140 | Cite as

Traditional Chinese medicine treatment selection for straightened cervical curvature and therapeutic observation

Clinical Study
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Abstract

Objective

To observe the clinical efficacy of different therapies in treating straightened cervical curvature.

Methods

A hundred patients with straightened cervical curvature were randomized into 5 groups to receive corresponding treatment. The clinical efficacies and the changes of cervical curvature in the five groups were compared.

Results

Different therapies all produced certain effectiveness in treating cervical spondylosis patients. The total effective rates in the acupuncture group and tuina group were both 100%, and the rates in the traction group, oral medication group and Chinese medicinal application group were all lower than the rates in the acupuncture group and tuina group (P<0.05). It was shown that the more significant the change of cervical curvature, the more significant the clinical efficacy.

Conclusion

Correcting the straightened cervical curvature is a way to swiftly release pain brought by cervical spondylosis; the optimization of different therapies ensures the achievement of long-term effectiveness; acupuncture and tuina are both effective in restoring the cervical curvature.

Keywords

Acupuncture Therapy Electroacupuncture Tuina Massage Application Therapy Cervical Spondylosis 

颈椎病曲度变直的中医治疗方案筛选及疗效观察

摘要

目的

观察不同疗法对颈椎病曲度变直临床疗效。

方法

将100例颈椎病颈椎曲度变直患者, 随机分成5组进行治疗, 比较治疗前后5组患者临床疗效及患者颈椎曲度的变化。

结果

不同疗法对颈椎病患者均有一定的疗效, 针刺组和推拿组总有效率均为100%, 牵引组、药物口服组和药物外敷组总有效率均低于针刺组和推拿组(均P<0.05)。对颈椎曲度改变显著者, 临床效果较显著。

结论

纠正颈椎病患者的曲度变直, 是快速缓解颈椎病疼痛症状的临床思路, 不同疗法优化方案的选择是获得远期疗效的保证, 针刺和推拿对纠正颈椎病曲度变直有确切的临床效果。

关键词

针刺疗法 电针 推拿 按摩 敷贴疗法 颈椎病 

中图分类号

R246.2 

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Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by Project of Foshan Health Bureau, Guangdong Province (广东省佛山市卫生局课题 项目, No.2015071).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Foshan Jianxiang Hospital of Guangdong ProvinceFoshanChina

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