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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Characteristics of the included studies in animal model

No Study Animal


Author Year Species Age (months) Weight (g) Sample size (M, F) Model

Embedding group Control group
1 Cui14) 2018 SD rat None 200∼300 (N.A) 1. Nomal (N.A)
2. Electro-acupuncture (N.A)
3. Sham EA (N.A)
4. Sham ACE (N.A)
5. ACE: ST25+GB25
CFA
2 Du15) 2017 SD rat None 180∼200 (25, 0) 1. Sham: (19, 0)
2. Model: (25, 0)
3. ACE+PRE084: (25, 0)
CFA
3 Li16) 2017 SD rat 1.5 200±20 (10, 0) 1. Nomal: (10, 0)
2. Model: (10, 0)
3. Acupuncture: (10, 0)
4. Fire needle: (10, 0)
CFA
4 Ma17) 2017 Rat (SPF) 4∼5 weeks 160±20 (0, 9) 1. Nomal: (0, 8)
2. Model: (0, 8)
3. LEF: (0, 9)
4. LEF+catgut: (0, 9)
CIA
5 Li18) 2016 SD rat 1.5 200±20 (10, 0) 1. Nomal: (10, 0)
2. Model: (10, 0)
3. Acupuncture: (10, 0)
4. Fire needle: (10, 0)
CFA
6 Ma19) 2016 Rat (SPF) 4∼5 weeks 165±15 (0, 9) 1. Nomal: (0, 8)
2. Model: (0, 8)
3. LEF: (0, 9)
4. LEF+catgut: (0, 9)
CIA
7 Li20) 2015 Wistar rat None 200∼250 (15, 0) 1. Nomal: (15, 0)
2. Model: (15, 0)
CFA
8 Fu21) 2012 SD rat None 200±20 (5, 5) 1. Nomal: (5, 5)
2. Model: (5, 5)
3. Miao medicine: (5, 5)
4. Catgut+miao medicine: (5, 5)
CFA
9 Fu22) 2010 SD rat None 200±20 (5, 5) 1. Nomal: (5, 5)
2. Model: (5, 5)
CFA
10 Wang23) 2005 SD rat None 200±20 (4, 4) 1. Nomal: (4, 4)
2. Model: (4, 4)
3. Moxibustion: (4, 4)
4. Catgut+moxibustion: (4, 4)
CFA

ACE : Acupoint catgut embedding, CFA : Complete freund’s adjuvant, CIA : Collagen induced arthritis, EA : Electroacupuncture, LEF : Leflunomide, NA : Not applicable, RA : Rheumatoid arthritis, SD : Sprague dawly, SPF : Specific pathogen free.

Korean J Acupunct 2021;38:122-32 https://doi.org/10.14406/acu.2021.020
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