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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 510318, 10 pages
Research Article

Effects of Moxa (Folium Artemisiae argyi) Smoke Exposure on Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability in Healthy Young Adults: A Randomized, Controlled Human Study

1School of Acupuncture and Moxibustion and Tuina, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100029, China
2Chinese Astronaut Scientific Research and Training Center, Beijing 100094, China
3Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA

Received 1 February 2013; Revised 10 April 2013; Accepted 29 April 2013

Academic Editor: Hyejung Lee

Copyright © 2013 Yingxue Cui 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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