Using Different Kinds of B-cun Scales to Mark Some Acupoints at Governor Vessel on the Head (BCSM)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 12, 2011
Last Update Posted : September 26, 2011
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, China Medical University
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China Medical University Hospital

Brief Summary:
We are expecting that there are remarkable differences location at BaiHui(GV20) or Houding(GV19)showing from same person in our study.

Condition or disease
to Research the Feasibility of the Proportional Bone(Skeletal) Measurement Method on the Head Region.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 160 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Official Title: Using Different Kinds of B-cun Scales to Mark Some Acupoints at Governor Vessel on the Head
Study Start Date : September 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2011

100 volunteers age ranged 18-80 years old
60 children under 10 years old.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
community sample: This experiment will recruit 100 volunteers age ranged 18-80 years old and 60 children under 10 years old.

Inclusion Criteria:

healthy volunteers

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. craniectomy
  2. Psychotic symptoms

Responsible Party: China Medical University Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science Identifier: NCT01275417     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DMRR99-IRB-152
First Posted: January 12, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 26, 2011
Last Verified: January 2011

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