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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 6, Issue 1, Pages 77-83
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nem068
Original Article

Acupuncture on the Blood Flow of Various Organs Measured Simultaneously by Colored Microspheres in Rats

1Department of Clinical Acupuncture and Moxibustion III, Meiji University of Oriental Medicine, Hiyoshi-cho, Nantan – shi, Kyoto 629 - 0392, Japan
2Department of Physiology, Meiji University of Oriental Medicine, Hiyoshi-cho, Nantan – shi, Kyoto 629 - 0392, Japan

Received 22 September 2006; Accepted 12 April 2007

Copyright © 2009 Hiroyuki Tsuru and Kenji Kawakita. 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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