BioMed Research International / 2017 / Article / Fig 5

Review Article

The Effect of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor on the Progression of Atherosclerosis in Animal Models: A Meta-Analysis

Figure 5

Subgroup analysis showing a trend towards greater reduction in atherosclerotic lesion area (%) after G-CSF treatment compared with controls, considering (a) animal type (); (b) delivery route (); (c) G-CSF dose (≤100 μg/kg/d; ); (d) total number of injections (>20, ).
(a) Type of animals
(b) Route of delivery
(c) The dose of G-CSF (μg/kg/d)
(d) The times of administration