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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 793841, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/793841
Review Article

Biophysical Characteristics of Meridians and Acupoints: A Systematic Review

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Key Discipline and Clinical Base, Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, 150040 Harbin, China
2Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Received 24 August 2012; Revised 26 November 2012; Accepted 14 December 2012

Academic Editor: Wolfgang Schwarz

Copyright © 2012 Juan Li 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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