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Accession Number ADA570987
Title Effectiveness of Acupuncture in the Treatment of Gulf War Illness.
Publication Date Jan 2013
Media Count 11p
Personal Author L. Conboy
Abstract The goals of the DOD funded research, GW080059, have been accomplished. We were successful with our aggressive marketing and advertising efforts in the area of subject recruitment and enrollment. Subject contact, enrollment, data collection and entry are completed. Our preliminary analyses found statistical and clinical significant improvement in our main outcome (the physical component of the Sf-36); that is we found support that individualized acupuncture treatments can reduce the symptoms of at least some veterans with Gulf War Illness.
Keywords Acupuncture
Clinical medicine
Gulf war illness
Physical properties

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC. Center for Refractive Surgery.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept. 1 Jul 2009-31 Dec 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1315
Contract Number W81XWH-09-2-0064

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