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Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science

, Volume 1, Issue 6, pp 52–53 | Cite as

Rubbing therapy with ointment for patella strain in 42 cases

  • Sun De-bin
  • Zhang Wan-li
Clinical Reports
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Abstract

Objective: The clinical effects of rubbing therapy with ointment in treating patella strain were obserbed.Method: Forty-two cases of patella strain were treated by local rubbing with ointment and the changes of the clinical symptoms were observed.Results: After 3 courses of treatment, the total effective rate was 95.2%.Conclusion: It is indicated that rubbing therapy with ointment has good effects in the treatment of patella strain.

Key Words

Tuina Massage External Applications (TCD) Wounds and Injuries Patella 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sun De-bin
    • 1
  • Zhang Wan-li
    • 2
  1. 1.Sixth People's Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiaotong UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Adult Education School of Zhejiang College of TCMHangzhouChina

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