Zhongguo Zhen Jiu 2012 Aug;32(8):715-9
Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Shuguang Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai University of TCM, Shanghai 201203, China.
Objective: To explore different frequency electroacupuncture in acupuncture-drug compound anesthesia on analgesic effect and immune function in the pulmonary resection patients in order to recommend the best electroacupuncture frequency in acupuncture-drug compound anesthesia.
Methods: One hundred and sixty-three patients scheduled for pneumonectomy were randomly divided into group A (n = 31), B (n = 34), C (n = 32), D (n = 34) and E (n = 32). Houxi (SI 3), Zhigou (TE 6), Neiguan (PC 6) and Hegu (LI 4) were selected in the five groups. Read More