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Research Article

Validation Study of Kim's Sham Needle by Measuring Facial Temperature: An N-of-1 Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

Table 3

Temperature changes after smoking and treatment with real or sham needle.

SubjectNeedleAfter smoking (°C)After needling (°C)Temperature  difference (°C) * value <0.05
** value <0.01
(paired -test)

AReal 0.0270*
Sham
BReal 0.0072**
Sham
CReal 0.0138*
Sham
DReal 0.0164*
Sham
EReal 0.0688
Sham
FReal 0.0450*
Sham
GReal 0.0431*
Sham

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