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March 16, 2013

Electroacupuncture Speeds Recovery Post Colorectal Cancer Surgery

Researchers in Hong Kong evaluated the use of electroacupuncture for patients undergoing elective laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer. They found that electroacupuncture was far better for postoperative ileus, time to ambulation, and postoperative analgesic requirement, than patients with either no or sham acupuncture.

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Posted by Admin at March 16, 2013 10:51 AM