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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 282131, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/282131
Review Article

Systematic Review of Chinese Traditional Exercise Baduanjin Modulating the Blood Lipid Metabolism

1School of Nursing, Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Fuzhou 350122, China
2Institute of Integrative Medicine, Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Fuzhou 350122, China

Received 15 April 2012; Revised 1 June 2012; Accepted 13 June 2012

Academic Editor: David Baxter

Copyright © 2012 Lijuan Mei et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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