By Tkachuk VN; Medvedev IP; Bachurin EP.
[Effectiveness of acupuncture analgesia in the treatment of chronic
post-traumatic pain syndromes].
Ortopediia Travmatologiia i Protezirovanie, 1991May(5):33-5.
AT: UCLA Biomed W1 0R875
SRLF W1 0R875
(PE title: Ortopediia, travmatologiia i protezirovanie)
Abstract: The present work is dedicated to the study of the acupuncture
analgesia efficiency in ambulatory practice in treatment of chronic
post-traumatic pain syndrome as well as the comparative characteristics of
the acupuncture analgesia and electric analgesia in treatment of this
There have been analyzed the results of treatment of the pain
syndrome after the traumata of the lower limbs by the IRT method (106
patients), compared the terms and the results of the treatment by the above
mentioned methods as well as by the separate acupuncture analgesia and
As a result, it should be noted that the IRT
method is more effective in treatment of the chronic pain syndrome as
compared with the common traditional methods. The electroanalgesia method,
in turn, contributes to more rapid pain soothing and restoration of the
vegetative and trophic functions than acupuncture.