Zhi-cheng Liu

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BACKGROUND Stent placement has been widely used to assist coiling in cerebral aneurysm treatments. The present study aimed to investigate the hemodynamic effects of stenting on wide-necked intracranial aneurysms. METHODS Three idealized plexiglass aneurismal models with different geometries before and after stenting were created, and their(More)
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of obesity on dynamic plantar pressure distribution during walking for prepubescent children. A footscan(®) plantar pressure plate system was used to collect the gait data. Fifty obese prepubescent children and fifty non-obese prepubescent children walked across the plate at preferred speed while(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and the relevant effect factors of acupuncture for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in females. METHODS Of 83 female patients of T2DM, 49 cases were deficiency of kidney yin syndrome and 34 cases were yin and yang deficiency syndrome. Acupuncture was adopted and the acupoints were selected according to the syndrome(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore the clinical efficacy and mechanism of acupuncture and tapping therapy in the treatment of type 2 diabetes of yin deficiency pattern combined with stasis in the patients. METHODS One hundred and twelve patients were treated with acupuncture, followed by tapping method. The reinforcing method with lifting, thrusting and rotating needle(More)
BACKGROUND A satisfied glaucoma model is absent now. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of a combination of intracameral injection of silicone oil and electrocoagulation of corneal limbal vessels and episcleral veins in the rats to establish glaucoma model. METHODS Operation was performed in each of the left eyes of 90 adult male rats. Right(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the clinic characteristics and efficacy of combined multi-disciplinary laparoscopic surgery. METHODS Combined laparoscopic surgery was performed in 46 gynecological patients who concomitantly had gastrointestinal and urinary tract diseases as study group, and single gynecologic laparoscopic surgery in 40 patients as control group.(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore the efficacy and effect mechanism of the combined therapy of acupuncture and tapping method in the treatment of obesity and hyperlipidemia of liver qi stagnation and spleen deficiency pattern in the patients. METHODS One hundred and four female patients were randomized into a combined therapy of acupuncture and tapping (combined(More)
The ionic mechanism of change in short-term memory (STM) during acute myocardial ischemia has not been well understood. In this paper, an advanced guinea pig ventricular model developed by Luo and Rudy was used to investigate STM property of ischemic ventricular myocardium. STM response was calculated by testing the time to reach steady-state action(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore the mechanism of acupuncture in treating obesity complicated with climacteric syndrome (OCCS). METHODS Thirty female OCCS patients were treated by acupuncture, combination of body and auricular acupuncture, according to the treating principle based on syndrome differentiation. The changes in symptoms, signs, obesity index, Kupperman(More)
OBJECTIVE To observe the efficacy of acupuncture and moxibustion on female obesity complicated with climacteric syndrome and its impact factors. METHODS One hundred and fifty-one cases of female obesity complicated with climacteric syndrome were treated according to the basic principle as "pattern/syndrome differentiation". Accordingly, the reinforcing or(More)