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Table 2 Changes in electrical pain threshold (EPT) values after acupuncture

From: Effect of acupuncture depth on muscle pain

EPT (mA) Control group (mean ± SD) Skin group (mean ± SD) Muscle group (mean ± SD) Non-segmental group (mean ± SD)
skin 0.55 ± 0.64 0.64 ± 0.25 0.80 ± 0.32 0.85 ± 0.28
fascia 0.09 ± 0.12 0.33 ± 0.13 0.64 ± 0.20 0.31 ± 0.09
muscle 1.19 ± 0.30 1.09 ± 0.40 1.02 ± 0.24 0.89 ± 0.36