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The treatment of tension headache by acupuncture: a controlled single case design with time series analysis.

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A single case design, with time series analysis, was employed to evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture in the treatment of tension headache. Fourteen patients were given eight weekly treatments, four of true acupuncture and four of sham in random order. Mean pain in medication scores were reduced by 52% and 54% respectively at initial follow-up. Reductions in pain scores of over 50% were achieved by half the patients and the significance of these changes confirmed by time series analysis. The ...

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Journal:
Journal of psychosomatic research
Volume:
34
Issue:
5
Pages:
553-561
Publication date:
1990-01-01
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EISSN:
1879-1360
ISSN:
0022-3999
URN:
uuid:f7d6efe0-4bc9-4d30-853d-253f9d1b1f0f
Source identifiers:
450599
Local pid:
pubs:450599

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