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2020 Nov 06




Acupuncture for chronic stable angina pectoris based on the theory of Meridian-Viscera Association: study protocol for a multicenter randomized controlled trial.


He Z, Yang Y, Wen Q, Yin T, Li Z, Ma P, Zheng H, Yang Y, Jiang Y, Fang J, Lan L, Zeng F
Trials. 2020 Nov 06; 21(1):915.
PMID: 33158451.


Acupuncture has long been used to treat chronic stable angina pectoris (CSAP), but the acupuncture prescription for CSAP varies. This trial will compare the therapeutic effects between the acupoints on the Heart Meridian and the acupoints on the Lung Meridian for treating CSAP, so as to provide a better prescription for acupuncture treatment of CSAP.