Study Title and Description
A PET-CT study on the specificity of acupoints through acupuncture treatment in migraine patients.
Key Questions Addressed
|3||KQ3a. What is the comparative effectiveness of nonpharmacologic therapy versus sham treatment, waitlist, usual care, attention control, and no treatment after followup at the following intervals: < 1 day; 1 day to <1 week; 1 week to <2 weeks; 2 weeks to 4 weeks? KQ3b. What is the comparative effectiveness of nonpharmacologic treatments (e.g. exercise, cognitive behavioral therapy, acupuncture, biofeedback, noninvasive neuromodulation devices) for outcomes related to pain, function, pain relief satisfaction, and quality of life? KQ3c. How does effectiveness of nonpharmacologic therapy vary depending on: (1) patient demographics (e.g. age, gender); (2) patient medical comorbidities? KQ3d. How do harms vary depending on: (1) patient demographics (e.g. age, gender); (2) patient medical comorbidities; (3) the type of treatment used; (4) the frequency of therapy; (5) the duration of therapy?|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||A PET-CT study on the specificity of acupoints through acupuncture treatment in migraine patients.|
|Author||Yang J., Zeng F., Feng Y., Fang L., Qin W., Liu X., Song W., Xie H., Chen J., Liang F.|
|Country||Acupuncture and Tuina School, Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chengdu, China.|
Pubmed ID: 22894176
Secondary Publication Information
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Extraction Form: Key Question 3
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Results & Comparisons
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