Electrical properties of acupuncture points and meridians: A systematic review

  title={Electrical properties of acupuncture points and meridians: A systematic review},
  author={Andrew C. Ahn and Agatha P. Colbert and Belinda J. Anderson and {\O}rjan Gr{\o}ttem Martinsen and Richard S. Hammerschlag and Stephen Cina and Peter M. Wayne and Helene M. Langevin},
According to conventional wisdom within the acupuncture community, acupuncture points and meridians are special conduits for electrical signals. This view gained popularity after anecdotal reports and clinical studies asserted that these anatomical structures are characterized by lower electrical impedance compared to adjacent controls. To ascertain whether evidence exists to support or refute this claim, we conducted a systematic review of studies directly evaluating the electrical… 
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