Clinical analysis on treatment of Parkinson's disease by acupuncture of points on the Governor Vessel
Li Xiaojun (Linhai Municipal Hospital of TCM, Zhejiang 317000, China)
Objective To explore the therapeutic effect of acupuncture of acupoints on the Governor Vessel on Parkinson's disease. Methods The treatment group were treated by acupuncture combined with oral administration of western medicine at a half of routine dose, and the control group were treated by western medicine at routine dose. Their therapeutic effects were compared. Results There were significant differences in the therapeutic effect bofore and after treatment in the two groups ( P 0 01), with no significant difference between the two groups after treatment. Conclusion Acupuncture on acupoints of the Governor Vessel has a good therapeutic effect on Parkinson's disease.