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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 535742, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/535742
Research Article

“Intensity-Response” Effects of Electroacupuncture on Gastric Motility and Its Underlying Peripheral Neural Mechanism

1Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, 16 Nanxiaojie, Dongzhimennei, Beijing 100700, China
2Department of Gastroenterology, Peking University First Hospital, 6 Xishiku Street, Beijing 100034, China
3Institute of Basic and Clinic Medicine, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, 16 Nanxiaojie, Dongzhimennei, Beijing 100700, China

Received 26 March 2013; Revised 8 June 2013; Accepted 17 June 2013

Academic Editor: Yi-Hung Chen

Copyright © 2013 Yang-Shuai Su 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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