Breathlessness in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Those receiving acupuncture felt better!
|Condition/Study||No.||Design||Test Group||Control Group||Results|
|Jobst et al., 1986 (127)||12:12||Randomized controlled
|Acupuncture||Placebo acupuncture (needling
at non-acupuncture "dead"
|After 3 weeks of treatment, the test group showed
greater benefit in terms of subjective scores of
breathlessness and 6-min walking distance.
Objective measures of lung function were
unchanged in both groups.