To observe the efficacy of I-shaped acupuncture therapy for treatment of cervical spondylosis.
I-shaped acupuncture therapy (penetration needling from Fēngchí (GB 20) to Fēngfû (GV 16), under the C3–C6 spinous process, Dàzhuī (GV 14), Jiānzhōngshù (SI 15), Jiānwàishù (SI 14), and I-shaped acupoint selection way) was adopted for treatment of 80 cases of cervical spondylosis, needling manipulation was conducted for once every 10 min, and the needles were retained for 30 min. The treatment was carried out for once a day, and treatment for 10 times was considered as 1 course of treatment.
Sixty-seven patients were cured, and thirteen were improved.
The efficacy of I-shaped acupuncture therapy for treatment of cervical spondylosis was definite.