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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Gastrointestinal Carcinoma or Pain
and you are
between 18 and 80
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

Clinical trial on acupuncture adjuvant treatment in the pain after the surgery of gastrointestinal carcinoma. Gastrointestinal cancer patients are diagnosed by pathology or cell biology. Patients are randomized into 2 groups: The control group receive normal treatment only, the experimental group receive acupuncture therapy besides normal treatment. Clinical evaluation is based on the observation of the pain degree and life quality improvement. Blood biochemistry tests mainly include Prostaglandin E2(PGE2),5-hydroxytryptamine(5-HT), histamine(HIS), malondialdehyde (MDA), superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase (GSH-Px), adrenaline, nor-adrenaline, tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α, cell flow cytometry on Th1, Th2, Th17, Treg cytokines as well as serum cortisol, estradiol (female), progesterone (female), testosterone (male) etc.

Provided treatments

  • Device: Acupuncture therapy
  • Procedure: Laparoscopic Surgery

Locations near you

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02871999. The sponsor of the trial is Xiaonan Cui and it is looking for 60 volunteers for the current phase.
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