Author: Gao SB, Wu H, Gao CS.
The Second Hospital Affiliated to Henan College of TCM, Zhengzhou 450002, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference/Journal: Zhongguo Zhen Jiu.
Date published: 2012 Sep
Other: Volume ID: 32 , Issue ID: 9 , Pages: 833-4 , Special Notes: [Article in Chinese] , Word Count: 99
To observe the clinical effect of Guoshu acupoint pressure therapy on acute mastitis during lactation.
Fifteen cases suffered from acute lactation mastitis were treated with Guoshu acupoint pressure therapy, that is, firstly with lifting and flicking reduction at "Taiji" and "Xuepen" point, whose intensity was varied from patient's physical fitness. Subsequently, the patients were treated with flame therapy induced by distillate spirit, once each day.
After the treatment, all the patients were cured completely in from 1 to 5 days, with an average of 2.5 days.
Guoshu acupoint pressure therapy is effective on acute mastitis during lactation.