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    Zhongguo yi xue ke xue yuan…
    2009

[Functional magnetic resonance imaging on acupuncturing Yuan-Source and He-Sea acupoints of stomach Meridian of Foot-Yangming].

@article{Wang2009FunctionalMR,
  title={[Functional magnetic resonance imaging on acupuncturing Yuan-Source and He-Sea acupoints of stomach Meridian of Foot-Yangming].},
  author={Guangbin Wang and Cheng Liu and Le-bin Wu and Bin Yan and Shu-zhong Gao and Guang-rui Shao and Qing-Chao L{\"u}},
  journal={Zhongguo yi xue ke xue yuan xue bao. Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinicae},
  year={2009},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={
          171-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the functional brain localization with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) after acupuncturing the Yuan-Source and He-Sea acupoints of Stomach Meridian of Foot-Yangming (ST). METHODS The study was performed in 30 healthy volunteers who underwent acupuncture at Yuan-Source acupoint (Chongyang, ST42) and He-Sea acupoint (Zusanli, ST36) (ST group). Ten of these were also underwent acupuncture at the non-acupoints as the control group. Blood oxygenation level dependent… CONTINUE READING