Improvement in fibromyalgia symptoms with acupuncture: results of a randomized controlled trial

Author: Martin DP, Sletten CD, Williams BA, Berger IH
Conference/Journal: Mayo Clinic proceedings, Mayo Clinic
Date published: 2006
Other: Volume ID: 81 , Pages: 749-57 , Word Count: 48

Fibromyalgia patients receiving true acupuncture compared with a control group of patients who received simulated acupuncture. Total fibromyalgia symptoms were significantly improved in the acupuncture group compared with the control group during the study period. Fatigue and anxiety were the most significantly improved symptoms during the following-up period.