Lower back, Prolapse of Lumbar Intervertebral Disc
Reflexology Association, Hunan Province
Hongzhen, T., "Observation on 45 Cases with Prolapse of Lumbar Intervertebral Disc Treated by Reflexotherapy." 2004 China Symposium Reflexology Report, pages 50-52.
All 45 cases were from clinical patients and diagnosed as lumbar intervertebral disc protrusion. Twenty-one cases were between 30-39 years of age, 11 cases 40-49 years, 7 cases 50-59, 4 cases 60-79, and two cases over 80 years old; 27 male and 18 female cases. Foot reflexotherapy was applied with each session at 30-40 minutes; 10 sessions of treatment made one course of treatment
Of 45 cases, 42 were cured, 3 improved, and total effective rates were 100%.