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Research Article

The Efficacy of Acupuncture on Anthropometric Measures and the Biochemical Markers for Metabolic Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study

Table 3

Difference of the biochemical markers of patients with MetS treated with acupuncture and sham acupuncture.

VariableGroup12 week value

FBGAcupuncture0.217
Sham
HbA1cAcupuncture0.008
Sham
TGAcupuncture0.046
Sham
HDLAcupuncture0.814
Sham
LDLAcupuncture0.477
Sham
TCAcupuncture0.019
Sham
UAAcupuncture0.059
Sham
SBPAcupuncture≤0.001
Sham
DBPAcupuncture≤0.001
Sham

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