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Clinical Research on Integrative Medicine

Acupuncture for Fibromyalgia

Acupuncture Study for Fibromyalgia Patients

UH Connor Integrative Medicine Network and University Hospitals Eye Institute are currently recruiting patients to participate in a clinical trial studying the effectiveness of acupuncture to treat dry eye symtoms in fibromyalgia patients. Patient with dry eye symptoms may have eyes that feel dry, painful, gritty or strained. To qualify, a patient must be age 18 to 65, have a clinical diagnosis of fibromyalgia, have moderate dry eye symptoms, and must be willing to receive acupuncture. Eligible patients should be referred to UH Eye Institute for evaluation of their dry eye symptoms.

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