In 2009, American Journal of Hypertension published the meta-analysis and their elaboration proves that acupuncture is the effective complementary treatment for pharmacotherapy.
Already in 2008, the review of available eight controlled clinical trials was published and it concluded that 87% to 100% patients, after the acupuncture treatment, returned to their normal sinus rhythm.
Western Medicine has failed to find effective methods of treatment of coronary disease so far. The efficiency of acupuncture in treatment of ischaemic heart disease manifesting as angina pectoris was proven beyond any doubt.
A randomized clinical trial allows for statement that acupuncture may be a useful supplementary method in treatment of this disorder.
The patients revealed measurable substantial improvements in the scope of various parametres, they did not report any adverse effects.
In examination on rats using electroretinography, the neuroprotective activity of acupuncture was proved which led to preservation of the retinal action in animals with induced glaucoma.
Treatment offered by mainstream medicine is often limited to applying “artificial teardrops”, which is merely the alleviation of symptoms. The has proven to be effective treatment method here.
Acupuncture causes lowering of scrotal temperature in men suffering from inflammatory diseases of reproductive system. This effect is correlated with the improvement of their semen quality.
In 2013 the findings of randomized controlled clinical trial proved that the stimulation of merely one acupoint resulted in distinctive improvement of life quality in patients suffering from advanced non-neoplastic prostatic hyperplasia.
Some animal model-based experiments proves, that the application of acupuncture improves intercontraction interval.