Scalp Acupuncture for Dyskinesia After Ischemic Stroke "LUSA"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Meet to criteria for diagnosis and efficacy evaluation of stroke, formulated by The State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine Encephalopathy Emergency Cooperative Group in 1996 (trial implementation)
- Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke in China in 2014 (Neurology Branch of Chinese Medical Association and Cerebrovascular Disease Association of Neurology Branch of Chinese Medical Association, 2015)
- Ischemic stroke diagnosed by CT or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), with the presence of stable vital signs and awareness
- An age of 40-70 years Onset within 1-6 months
- Motor dysfunction in the extremities
- A Mini-Mental State Examination (Pangman et al., 2000) score > 24 points

Exclusion Criteria

- Consciousness disorder or severe cognitive impairment
- Severe Parkinson's disease, heart disease, cancer, epilepsy, or chronic alcoholism
- Hepatic or renal impairment
- Hemorrhagic tendency
- Sensitivity to acupuncture
- Congenital disability
- Pregnancy
- Currently participating in other clinical trials