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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 704584, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/704584
Research Article

Effects of Moxibustion Stimulation on the Intensity of Infrared Radiation of Tianshu (ST25) Acupoints in Rats with Ulcerative Colitis

1Key Laboratory of Acupuncture-Moxibustion and Immunological Effects, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 200030, China
2Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
3Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
4Division of Surgery of Chinese Medicine, Shuguang Hospital, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China

Received 14 August 2012; Revised 7 October 2012; Accepted 14 October 2012

Academic Editor: Wolfgang Schwarz

Copyright © 2012 Xiaomei Wang 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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