Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2017 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Antihypertensive and Antihypertrophic Effects of Acupuncture at PC6 Acupoints in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats and the Underlying Mechanisms

Figure 1

The antihypertensive effects of EA on the systolic (a), diastolic (b), and mean arterial pressure (c) in WKY and SHR. Blood pressure was measured by tail-cuff method before and after 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 weeks of EA treatment. versus basal level; versus WKY; versus SHR ( each group).