The efficacy of acupuncture in post-operative pain management: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Ming Shun Wu, Kee Hsin Chen, I. Fan Chen, Shihping Kevin Huang, Pei Chuan Tzeng, Mei Ling Yeh, Fei Peng Lee, Jaung Geng Lin, Chiehfeng Chen

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摘要

Background: Postoperative pain resulting from surgical trauma is a significant challenge for healthcare providers. Opioid analgesics are commonly used to treat postoperative pain; however, these drugs are associated with a number of undesirable side effects. Objective: This systematic review and meta-analysis evaluated the effectiveness of acupuncture and acupuncture-related techniques in treating postoperative pain. Data Source: MEDLINE, Cochrane Library, and EMBASE databases were searched until Sep 30, 2014. Study Eligibility Criteria: Randomized controlled trials of adult subjects (≥ 18 years) who had undergone surgery and who had received acupuncture, electroacupuncture, or acupoint electrical stimulation for managing acute post-operative pain were included.
原文英語
文章編號e0150367
期刊PLoS One
11
發行號3
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 三月 1 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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