Expired Study
This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. If you would like to find active studies please search for clinical trials.

Chesterfield, Missouri 63017


Purpose:

This research is designed to study the effects of needle acupuncture on blood pressure and HRV by stimulating certain acupuncture points and meridians.


Study summary:

Outcome measurements include blood pressure and heart rate variability.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Male or female suffering from mild hypertension (systolic BP between 130-165 mmHg, diastolic BP between 90-120 mmHg). Exclusion Criteria: - Individuals with heart, kidney, thyroid disorders, diabetes, chronic disease or illness, neurological diseases, skin or bleeding disorders, - Currently taking prescription or OTC medications and/or herb/supplements that effect BP or autonomic tone will not be recruited into the study. - In addition, individuals who have a pacemaker and/or are pregnant will not be recruited in the study. A health history questionnaire was used to screen subjects.


NCT ID:

NCT00724763


Primary Contact:

N/A


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Chesterfield, Missouri 63017
United States

John Zhang, MD, PhD
Phone: 636-230-1920
Email: john.zhang@logan.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 19, 2018

Modifications to this listing: Only selected fields are shown, please use the link below to view all information about this clinical trial.


Click to view Full Listing

This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. The form below is not enabled.