Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science

, Volume 2, Issue 6, pp 43–44 | Cite as

Clinical observation of Tuina in treating anorexia in 78 children

  • Zhang Xiao-yu
Clinical Reports


Seventy-eight children with anorexia were treated by circling Neibagua, rubbing abdomen and kneading navel, parting-pushing Fuyinyang, pressing Zusanli (ST 36) and pinching spine. Results showed cure in 48 cases, improvement in 27 cases and failure in 3 cases, with a total effective rate of 96.1%.

Key Words

Tuina Massage Child Anorexia 

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© Shanghai Research Institute of Acupuncture and Meridian and Springer 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhang Xiao-yu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of TuinaRuijin HospitalShanghaiChina

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