The clinical effects of Glucopuncture : A Part from The Book : Glucopuncture: A Clinical Guide to Regional Glucose 5% Injections

The exact mechanism of action of GP is not well understood (yet) and is likely multifactorial. Large randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are warranted to make specific recommendations regarding ideal protocols and indications. This lack of hard evidence implies that author and publisher cannot make any claims (yet) about the clinical effects of Glucopuncture. Although there are a few double blind studies on ISW injections, more research is required to confirm efficacy and safety of GP. This book can be regarded as an invitation to the medical community to do so in the near future.

The introduction of a new term to describe ISW injections might give more exposure to its possible benefits among patients and professional health care providers. The major advantages of this method are its safety and easy application. Especially medical insurance companies may become interested in the attractive benefit-cost ratio of GP. It is obvious that GP is especially interesting for medically underserved populations.

Author(s) Details:

Jan Kersschot,
Kamersveld 10, 2630 Aartselaar, Belgium

To Read the Complete Chapter See Here

Related Posts

Gestational Hypertension

The Complications Include Gestational Hypertension : A Part from The Book Chapter : Women and Pregnancies as an Immediate Target against the Obesity Epidemic

The complications include gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, preterm birth, gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), both, small and large for gestational-age offspring, and a higher prevalence of stillbirth and congenital…

Neuropsychological Scale

The Neuropsychological Scale is the Main Assessment Tool for Cognitive Function : A Part from The Book Chapter : Progress in the Application of Neuropsychological Scales in the Treatment of Schizophrenia

The Neuropsychological Scale is the Main Assessment Tool for Cognitive Function : A Part from The Book Chapter : Progress in the Application of Neuropsychological Scales in…

Adolescence pregnancies

Neonatal Intensive Care Units : A Part from The Book Chapter : Preterm Birth: When is it Too Small to be Born

Adolescence pregnancies bellow the age 18 years are associated with a significant number of premature births and low-birth-weights. There is increased risk of preeclampsia, eclampsia, obstetric cholestasis,…

Fetal Growth

Overweight and Obese Women : A Part from The Book Chapter : Gestational Weight – Smart-phone Calculator: A Case Study of Pregnant Women in India

We observed in our population that women who achieved to have a natural rate of 10% of SGA (small for gestational age) as well as 10% of…

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

The Number of Road Accidents in 2022 : A Part from The Book Chapter : Epidemiological Study of Road Traffic Accident Cases Admitted in a Tertiary Care Centre of Uttar Pradesh, India: A Hospital Based Cross Sectional Approach

In India, according to ministry of road transport and highways report 2022, a total number of 4,61,312 road accidents have been reported by States and Union Territories…

PBC

Autoimmune Diseases : A Part from The Book Chapter : Association of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Primary Biliary Cholangitis

Although patients with an autoimmune disease often present with other autoimmune diseases, several reports have indicated that the incidence of coexisting SLE and PBC ranges from 0%…

Leave a Reply