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How does acupuncture affect insulin sensitivity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and insulin resistance? Study protocol of a prospective pilot study

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  • Yanhua Zheng Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, ChinaDepartment of Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Elisabet Stener-Victorin Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ernest H Y Ng Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong, Hong Kong PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Juan Li Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, ChinaDepartment of Traditional Chinese Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Xiaoke Wu Department of Gynecology, First Affiliated Hospital National Key Discipline, Specialty and Trial Base Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Hongxia Ma Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, ChinaDepartment of Traditional Chinese Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Hongxia Ma; doctorhongxia{at}126.com
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Zheng Y, Stener-Victorin E, Ng EHY, et al
How does acupuncture affect insulin sensitivity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and insulin resistance? Study protocol of a prospective pilot study

Publication history

  • Received January 23, 2015
  • Revised February 17, 2015
  • Accepted February 19, 2015
  • First published May 3, 2015.
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May 03, 2015

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