Effects of electroacupuncture on postoperative cognitive dysfunction: a preclinical study (abridged secondary publication)
YS Ho1; RCC Chang2; GTC Wong3; WF Yeung1; HQ Zhang4
1 School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2 Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, School of Biomedical Sciences, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
3 Department of Anaesthesiology, The University of Hong Kong
4 School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University
1. Electroacupuncture reduces cognitive impairment and phosphorylation of tau in a mouse model of postoperative cognitive dysfunction.
2. The protective effects of electroacupuncture are comparable to that of ibuprofen.