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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 675437, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/675437
Research Article

Strong Manual Acupuncture Manipulation Could Better Inhibit Spike Frequency of the Dorsal Horn Neurons in Rats with Acute Visceral Nociception

1Acupuncture Department, Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of TCM, No. 54, Youdian Road, Hangzhou 310006, China
2Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Tuina College, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, No. 312, Anshan West Road, Nankai District, Tianjin 300193, China
3Research Center of Experimental Acupuncture Science, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, No. 312, Anshan West Road, Nankai District, Tianjin 300193, China
4Department of TCM, Wuhu First People’s Hospital, No. 19, Jiehebeit Road, Jinghu District, Wuhu 241000, China
5Department of Rehabilitation and Health Care, Hunan Traditional Chinese Medical College, Zhuzhou 412012, China

Received 25 December 2014; Revised 21 April 2015; Accepted 21 April 2015

Academic Editor: Thomas Lundeberg

Copyright © 2015 Shouhai Hong 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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