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"This study confirmed the effectiveness of acupressure in improving the quality of sleep of elderly people and offered a nonpharmacological therapy method for sleep-disturbed elderly people."
"1 month of acupressure treatment is more effective in reducing chronic headache than 1 month of muscle relaxant treatment, and that the effect remains 6 months after treatment."
"Compared to relaxation, stimulation acupressure improved alertness"
Lower Back Pain:
"Acupressure was effective in reducing low back pain in terms of disability, pain scores, and functional status. The benefit was sustained for six months."
"Both pre-operative anxiety and BIS decreased significantly during acupressure application."
"Acupressure application on the Nei-Guan point is effective in relieving nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy and surgery."
Type 2 Diabetes:
"Acupressure Therapy may be an effective nonpharmacological adjunctive strategy for alleviating the development and progression of Type 2 Diabetes-related complications."
"Meridian acupressure was an effective intervention for improving the movement of the affected upper extremities, increasing activity of daily living and decreasing depression of hemiplegia stroke patients."