Tackling osteoarthritic knee pain with electroacupuncture. - GreenMedInfo Summary
Tackling Osteoarthritic Knee Pain with Electroacupuncture.
Chin J Integr Med. 2018 Apr 12. Epub 2018 Apr 12. PMID: 29651675
Electroacupuncture (EA) has been widely used in pain relief. Clinical evidence has revealed its unique advantages and effectiveness in alleviating pain. Studies on EA and pain relief have revealed that EA displays greater analgesic effects for different types of pain in comparison to manual acupuncture. Here, we reviewed the clinical application and mechanism of EA in treating osteoarthritic knee pain and its influence factors in curative effect.