Acupuncture for Post-stroke Shoulder-hand Syndrome

Recruiting

Phase 2/3 Results N/A

Trial Description

Shoulder-hand syndrome,a common complication of stroke patient,which is an important factor of limb function recovery.This research aims to observe the effect and safety of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese medicine Combined with Rehabilitation Therapy for Post-stroke Shoulder-hand Syndrome.Furthermore, the investigators will promote the treatment in community hospital.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Acupuncture Device
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Acupuncture with rehabilitation
    Description: Electric acupuncture,Chinese medicine,Chinese medicine cupping,rehabilitation,To treat five times a week,Total course is eight weeks
  • Rehabilitation Other
    Intervention Desc: rehabilitation,To treat five times a week,Total course is eight weeks
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Acupuncture with rehabilitation
    Description: Electric acupuncture,Chinese medicine,Chinese medicine cupping,rehabilitation,To treat five times a week,Total course is eight weeks
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: rehabilitation
    Description: rehabilitation,To treat five times a week,Total course is eight weeks

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Visual analogue scale (VAS) method Visual analogue scale (VAS) method Visual analogue scale (VAS) 4 weeks and 8 weeks after treatment Yes
Secondary Fugl-Meyer scale 4 weeks and 8 weeks after treatment Yes

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