Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2018 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

Acupoint Embedding of Polyglactin 910 Sutures in Patients with Chronic Pain due to Cervical Spondylotic Radiculopathy: A Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trial

Figure 2

Flowchart of the study protocol according to the CONSORT 2010 statement. SAE, sham acupoint embedding group; MAPE, middle-layer (the semispinalis capitis muscle layer) PGLA embedding group; DAPE, deep-layer (the multifidus muscle layer) PGLA embedding group.

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