The effects of acupuncture versus sham/placebo acupuncture for insomnia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Friday 13 November 2020
by  Haibo Yu, Jinhuan Zhang, Xingxian Huang, Yongfeng Liu, Yuhai He

BACKGROUND: Acupuncture has been found to be an effective treatment for insomnia. but it is not clear whether acupuncture is just a placebo effect. We aimed to compare the efficacy and safety of acupuncture and sham/placebo acupuncture.