Clinical Research

Completed project

Feng Yibin

Project Period: 1 Jan 2013 - 31 December 2018

  • The role of Chinese Medicines on Tumour Associated Macrophages in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Li Lei

Project Period: 1 April 2014 - 31 March 2016

  • A Study on Effects of Acupressure among the Frail Elderly in the Social Centers for the elderly and Neighbourhood Elderly Centers of Yan Chai Hospital, Social Services Department (YCHSS)

Zhang Yanbo

Project Period: 15 May 2014 - 14 May 2016

  • A double-blinded, randomized, two-dose trial of Tumor-shrinking Decoction (TSD), a Chinese medicine preparation in patients with symptomatic uterine fibroids

Feng Yibin

Project Period: 1 January 2015 - 31 December 2016

  • The Therapeutic Potential of Chinese Medicine on Experimental Acute and Chronic Liver Diseases

Li Lei

Project Period: 31 March 2015 - 31 March 2017

  • A Clinical Study of Thumbtack Intra-dermal Needle Therapy on Common Orthopedic Pain Syndromes

Li Lei

Project Period: 1 April 2015 - 31 December 2016

  • Efficacy Observation on Tian Jiu Therapy for Asthma

Chen Haiyong

Project Period: 1 April 2015 - 1 July 2017

  • Acupuncture on Post-Stroke Overactive Bladder: a randomized controlled trial

Wu Junmei

Project Period: 26 June 2015 - 26 December 2016

  • Activation on Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex (LDPC) with Different Acupoint-Combinations for depression: An fNIRS Study

Chen Haiyong

Project Period: 16 March 2016 – 30 September 2018

  • Sinew acupuncture on knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial

Li Lei

Project Period: 31 March 2017 – 31 March 2019

  • A Clinical Study of Thumbtack Intra-dermal Needle Therapy on Common Orthopedic Pain Syndromes

Chen Haiyong

Project Period: 1 June 2017 – 31 May 2019

  • Acupuncture on de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis: A randomized subject- and assessor-blind controlled trial

Zhang Yanbo

Project Period: 18 July 2017 – 17 July 2019

  • Efficacy, safety and response predictors of adjuvant Astragalus therapy for diabetic kidney disease – an open-label randomised controlled trial with responder regression analysis

Li Lei

Project Period: 1 September 2017 – 31 August 2019

  • Effects of Massage methodology on the constipation problem among the pre-school aged children with behavioral problem in subvented services in Yan Chai Hospital Social Services Department

Li Lei

Project Period: 1 Sept 2017 - 31 Aug 2019

  • Effects of Massage methodology on the constipation problem among the pre-school aged children with behavioral problem in subvented services in Yan Chai Hospital Social Services Department
On-going project

Zhang Zhangjin

Project Period: 1 November 2019 - 31 April 2022

  • The Effect of Acupuncture for Insomnia in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy: A Randomized, Sham-Controlled Trial

    Objective:
    To evaluate the therapeutic effects of acupuncture for insomnia in breast cancer patients who undergo chemotherapy.
    Design
    This is a randomized, sham-controlled trial with acupuncture and sham control groups. 138 eligible subjects will receive 15 treatments, 2/week for 6 weeks, followed by 1/month for 3 months (15 sessions in total).
    Outcome Measures:
    Insomnia Severity Index (ISI), Actiwatch, sleep diary, Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI), Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS), Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI), Brief Pain Inventory (BPI), Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast Cancer (FACT-B), Credibility and Expectance of Treatment, reasons for withdrawal, and adverse events.

     

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