Medical workers of the Koryo Medicine General Hospital are making achievements in the treatment of patients suffering from lumbar slipped disk by applying electroacupuncture.
In general, there are many therapies for curing slipped disk.
The medical workers of the hospital have made clear a rational method of electroacupuncture in the course of analyzing acupoints relevant to this disease.
On this basis, they are raising the treatment efficiency up to 95%.
Jon Chang Nam, a 61-year-old resident in Ryonmot-dong, Sosong District, Pyongyang, said: I’ve received treatment in the hospital for over 20 days for lumbago. Now I feel much better. I can straighten my back while walking.