Jorge Vas

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of acupuncture on patients with fibromyalgia: study protocol of a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Trials 12:59. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Using moxibustion in primary healthcare to correct non-vertex presentation: a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Andalusian Public Health System, Dos Hermanas, Sevilla 41700, Spain
    Acupunct Med 31:31-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture in patients with acute low back pain: a multicentre randomised controlled clinical trial
    Jorge Vas
    Public Health System, Servicio Andaluz de Salud, Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Pain 153:1883-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Correction of nonvertex presentation with moxibustion: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Jorge Vas
    Centro de Salud Doña Mercedes, Unidad de Tratamiento del Dolor, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:241-59. 2009
  5. pmc Randomised controlled study in the primary healthcare sector to investigate the effectiveness and safety of auriculotherapy for the treatment of uncomplicated chronic rachialgia: a study protocol
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:36. 2008
  6. pmc Effectiveness of acupuncture, special dressings and simple, low-adherence dressings for healing venous leg ulcers in primary healthcare: study protocol for a cluster-randomized open-labeled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:29. 2008
  7. pmc Correcting non cephalic presentation with moxibustion: study protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial in general practice
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:22. 2008
  8. pmc Study protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in general practice investigating the effectiveness of acupuncture against migraine
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Care Center, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:12. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Single-point acupuncture and physiotherapy for the treatment of painful shoulder: a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    J Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Healthcare Centre Doña Mercedes, Calle Segovia s n, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:887-93. 2008
  10. pmc Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for the treatment of non-specific acute low back pain: a randomised controlled multicentre trial protocol [ISRCTN65814467]
    Jorge Vas
    Unidad de Tratamiento del Dolor, Centro de Salud Dos Hermanas A, Segovia s n, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:14. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Effects of acupuncture on patients with fibromyalgia: study protocol of a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Trials 12:59. 2011
    ..The present study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of individualized acupuncture for patients with fibromyalgia, with respect to reducing their pain and level of incapacity, and improving their quality of life...
  2. doi request reprint Using moxibustion in primary healthcare to correct non-vertex presentation: a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Andalusian Public Health System, Dos Hermanas, Sevilla 41700, Spain
    Acupunct Med 31:31-8. 2013
    ..To compare the effectiveness of additional moxibustion at point BL67 with moxibustion at a non-specific acupuncture point and with usual care alone to correct non-vertex presentation...
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture in patients with acute low back pain: a multicentre randomised controlled clinical trial
    Jorge Vas
    Public Health System, Servicio Andaluz de Salud, Pain Treatment Unit, Doña Mercedes Primary Health Care Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Pain 153:1883-9. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Correction of nonvertex presentation with moxibustion: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Jorge Vas
    Centro de Salud Doña Mercedes, Unidad de Tratamiento del Dolor, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:241-59. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Randomised controlled study in the primary healthcare sector to investigate the effectiveness and safety of auriculotherapy for the treatment of uncomplicated chronic rachialgia: a study protocol
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:36. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of treatment with auriculopressure, in the primary healthcare sector, carried out by trained healthcare professionals via a 30-hour course...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of acupuncture, special dressings and simple, low-adherence dressings for healing venous leg ulcers in primary healthcare: study protocol for a cluster-randomized open-labeled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:29. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study is to measure the effectiveness and cost of compression treatment for venous leg ulcers combined with special dressings, in comparison with low-adherence ones and acupuncture...
  7. pmc Correcting non cephalic presentation with moxibustion: study protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial in general practice
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:22. 2008
    ..The application of heat (moxibustion) to an acupuncture point, in order to correct non cephalic presentation, has been practised in China since ancient times, but as yet there is insufficient evidence of its real effectiveness...
  8. pmc Study protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in general practice investigating the effectiveness of acupuncture against migraine
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Primary Care Center, Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:12. 2008
    ..Our aim is to determine whether acupuncture, applied under real conditions of clinical practice in the area of primary healthcare, is more effective than conventional treatment...
  9. doi request reprint Single-point acupuncture and physiotherapy for the treatment of painful shoulder: a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    J Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Healthcare Centre Doña Mercedes, Calle Segovia s n, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:887-93. 2008
    ..Evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture associated with physiotherapy for patients with painful shoulder...
  10. pmc Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for the treatment of non-specific acute low back pain: a randomised controlled multicentre trial protocol [ISRCTN65814467]
    Jorge Vas
    Unidad de Tratamiento del Dolor, Centro de Salud Dos Hermanas A, Segovia s n, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:14. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of acupuncture and related techniques in treating non-oncological pain in primary healthcare--an audit
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Dos Hermanas, Sevilla, Spain
    Acupunct Med 25:41-6. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc Acupuncture as a complementary therapy to the pharmacological treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee: randomised controlled trial
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Centro de Salud Dos Hermanas A Distrito Sanitario Sevilla Sur, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMJ 329:1216. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for chronic uncomplicated neck pain: a randomised controlled study
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Dos Hermanas A Primary Healthcare Centre, Dos Hermanas, Sevilla, Spain
    Pain 126:245-55. 2006
    ..In the treatment of the intensity of chronic neck pain, acupuncture is more effective than the placebo treatment and presents a safety profile making it suitable for routine use in clinical practice...
  14. pmc Acupuncture and rehabilitation of the painful shoulder: study protocol of an ongoing multicentre randomised controlled clinical trial [ISRCTN28687220]
    Jorge Vas
    Unidad de Tratamiento del Dolor, Centro de Salud Dos Hermanas A, Segovia s n, 41700 Dos Hermanas, Spain
    BMC Complement Altern Med 5:19. 2005
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence from RCTs on optimal acupuncture treatment for knee osteoarthritis--an exploratory review
    Jorge Vas
    Pain Treatment Unit, Dos Hermanas, Sevilla, Spain
    Acupunct Med 25:29-35. 2007
    ..The many variables in a study are likely to be more tightly controlled in a single centre study than in multicentre studies...