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Analyzing the Joint Point between Evidence Based Medicine and Research on Acupuncture Ancient LiteraturesPosted by: admin on Nov 25, 2014 - 02:13 AM
Objective: Try to find the way to analyze and arrange the useful information from acupuncture ancient literatures by using the idea of evidence based medicine, and then put it into clinical practice.
Results: According to above methods, taking migraine for example, the information that usage of Shao Yang meridian is 58. 1% and the usage of Feng Chi (GB 20) Shuai Gu (GB 8) Wai Guan (TE 5) is 32. 2% is mining from acupuncture ancient literatures, which is also accepted by clinical experts as the consensus part.
Conclusion: Evidence based medicine focuses on clinical therapeutic effect, regards assessment approach as its guideline. With the help of it, considering the specialty of acupuncture, mining and arranging the beneficial information from ancient acupuncture literatures is feasible.
Key words: Analyzing the Joint Point, Evidence Based Medicine, Research on Acupuncture Ancient Literatures
Writer: Mailan Liu, Tingting Ma, Yong Tang, Fanrong Liang