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Complement Med Res 1–16.
Published Online: 16 October 2023
... Acupuncture Herbal medicine Systematic review Meta-analysis Tourette syndrome (TS) is a childhood-onset neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by multiple motor and vocal tics existing simultaneously for more than 1 year [ 1 ]. The onset of TS is usually less than 18 years of age and more in boys...
Zheng Zhang, Yousong Zhu, Chao Zhu, Shaochuang Li, Yuting Zhao, Jie Yang, Yali Qin, Jiangqi Hou, Junlong Zhang, Cheng Han
Complement Med Res (2023) 30 (5): 440–452.
Published Online: 11 August 2023
... disease Efficacy Systematic review Meta-analysis Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most prevalent form of dementia, characterized by progressive learning and memory deterioration, causing an inability to perform daily activities, language barriers, and ultimately complete dependence on others...
Complement Med Res (2022) 29 (3): 249–256.
Published Online: 22 February 2022
... Systematic review Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is a common clinical disease, affecting more than 2 billion people worldwide . It can cause dizziness, fatigue, and weakened immunity . In severe cases, it can affect the quality of life of patients. For a long time, oral iron has been recognized...
Complement Med Res (2022) 29 (4): 330–361.
Published Online: 17 February 2022
... experience of certified therapists. However, its efficacy and safety has not been assessed in a systematic review. This report aims to gain evidence for the use of the therapy method. The review was registered (PROSPERO: CRD42020156124). Methods and Analysis: Guidelines of PRISMA, the Cochrane Collaboration...
Mohsen Akhavan Zanjani, Sepideh Rahmani, Sanaz Mehranfar, Milad Zarrin, Hadi Bazyar, Bahman Moradi Poodeh, Ahmad Zare Javid, Seyed Ahmad Hosseini, Mehdi Sadeghian
Complement Med Res (2022) 29 (2): 172–181.
Published Online: 21 September 2021
...Mohsen Akhavan Zanjani; Sepideh Rahmani; Sanaz Mehranfar; Milad Zarrin; Hadi Bazyar; Bahman Moradi Poodeh; Ahmad Zare Javid; Seyed Ahmad Hosseini; Mehdi Sadeghian Objectives: The primary objective of our study was to systematically review all available prospective cohort studies which investigated...
Mohammad Javad Ghazanfari, Samad Karkhah, Amir Emami Zeydi, Hamed Mortazavi, Amir Tabatabaee, Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery
Complement Med Res (2022) 29 (2): 147–157.
Published Online: 09 September 2021
... literature regarding the nonpharmacological interventions used for reducing fatigue among Iranian HD patients. Methods: In this systematic review, an extensive search of the literature was conducted on PubMed, Web of Science, and Scopus databases, using the keywords related to the purpose. Also, the Persian...
Complement Med Res (2021) 28 (6): 533–544.
Published Online: 14 July 2021
..., Systematische Übersichtsarbeit, Metaanalyse Dingchuan decoction Lung function Clinical effectiveness rate Systematic review Meta-analysis Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases of children, a severe health problem affecting 1–18% of the population in different countries [1, 2...
Complement Med Res (2021) 28 (6): 545–556.
Published Online: 23 June 2021
..., Aphasie nach Schlaganfall, Systematische Übersichtsarbeit, Metaanalyse Acupuncture Speech and language therapy Poststroke aphasia Systematic review Meta-analysis Aphasia is one of the sequelae of stroke. It directly affects communication between patients and other individuals...
Ghazaleh Hajiluian, Javad Heshmati, Sahar Jafari Karegar, Mahdi Sepidarkish, Ali Shokri, Farzad Shidfar
Complement Med Res (2021) 28 (6): 557–570.
Published Online: 16 April 2021
... status via various mechanisms, including its ability to regenerate other antioxidants, such as vitamin E and vitamin C, and to increase antioxidant enzymes. Moreover, CoQ10 can quench free radicals and prevent lipid peroxidation. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to evaluate...
Complement Med Res (2022) 29 (1): 67–73.
Published Online: 31 March 2021
...Witoo Dilokthornsakul; Atcharapan Rinta; Teerapon Dhippayom; Piyameth Dilokthornsakul Background: Ginger has been used as a galactagogue in Southeast Asian countries. However, limited evidence of its effect has been reported. This systematic review summarizes the efficacy and safety of ginger...
Complement Med Res (2021) 28 (5): 453–462.
Published Online: 18 March 2021
...Elham Karimi; Amirhosein Farrokhzad; Mina Darand; Arman Arab Background and Aims: The present systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials aimed to determine the effects of saffron supplementation on liver function tests among adults. Methods: Electronic databases including...
Complement Med Res (2021) 28 (5): 435–445.
Published Online: 25 January 2021
...Xu Zhou; Qingni Wu; Meilu Liu; Weifeng Zhu; Qing Ren; Yanping Wang; Xin Sun; Jianrong Chen Introduction: This systematic review aims to update the evidence for moxibustion for essential hypertension. Methods: Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) comparing moxibustion versus lifestyle intervention...
Complement Med Res (2019) 26 (2): 111–117.
Published Online: 30 April 2019
...Mohammad Qutubuddin; Shiv Murty Singh; Chaturbhuja Nayak; Munmun Koley; Subhranil Saha Homeopathy is a controversial form of complementary therapy, but is widely practised to treat asthma. The aim of this systematic review is to evaluate the controlled trials of homeopathy in bronchial asthma...
Complement Med Res (2019) 26 (2): 118–125.
Published Online: 27 March 2019
...Fei Wang; Zhong-Gu Tian; Chao-Hui Lv; Cheng-Wu Geng Background: The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate the evidence available on the effects of Baguan therapy for ankylosing spondylitis (AS) patients. Materials and Methods: The following databases were searched from their inception...
Complement Med Res (2018) 25 (6): 406–412.
Published Online: 30 October 2018
...Chun-Ye Chen; Xiao-Xu Lin; Xing Wang Summary Background: The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate the available evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of auricular acupressure (AA) therapy for preventing constipation in leukemia patients undergoing chemotherapy. Methods: We...
Meaghan Coyle, Jingwen Deng, Anthony Lin Zhang, Jingjie Yu, Xinfeng Guo, Charlie Changli Xue, Chuanjian Lu
(2015) 22 (2): 102–109.
Published Online: 31 March 2015
... Systematic review Randomized controlled trial Akupunktur Akupunkturtherapie Psoriasis Psoriasis vulgaris Systematische Übersichtsarbeit Randomisierte kontrollierte Studie Ziel der Übersichtsarbeit war, die Effektivität und Sicherheit von Akupunkturtherapien bei der...
Susan Eardley, Felicity L. Bishop, Philip Prescott, Francesco Cardini, Benno Brinkhaus, Koldo Santos-Rey, Jorge Vas, Klaus von Ammon, Gabriella Hegyi, Simona Dragan, Bernard Uehleke, Vinjar Fønnebø, George Lewith
(2012) 19 (Suppl. 2): 18–28.
Published Online: 01 November 2012
...) is widely used in the European Union (EU). We systematically reviewed data, reporting research quality and the prevalence of CAM use by citizens in Europe; what it is used for, and why. Methods: We searched for general population surveys of CAM use by using Ovid MEDLINE (1948 to September 2010), Cochrane...
H. Felix Fischer, Florian Junne, Claudia Witt, Klaus von Ammon, Francesco Cardini, Vinjar Fønnebø, Helle Johannessen, George Lewith, Bernhard Uehleke, Wolfgang Weidenhammer, Benno Brinkhaus
(2012) 19 (Suppl. 2): 51–60.
Published Online: 01 November 2012
... and alternative medicine (CAM). However, CAM research methodology was heterogeneous and often of low quality. The aim of this systematic review was to investigate scientific publications with regards to general issues, concepts and strategies. We also looked at research priorities and methods employed to evaluate...
(2011) 18 (3): 134–145.
Published Online: 03 June 2011
.... Diabetic peripheral neuropathy Traditional Chinese medicine Chinese herbal medicine Systematic review Meta-analysis Original Article · Originalarbeit Forsch Komplementmed 2011;18:134 145 DOI: 10.1159/000328457 Published online: June 3, 2011 Topical Herbal Medicine for Treatment of Diabetic...
(2011) 18 (4): 192–202.
Published Online: 01 April 2011
... in order to investigate the effect of MBSR on quality of life (QoL), mood, and distress. Besides 6 reviews (5 systematic, 1 meta-analytic) which are reported separately, a total of 19 original research papers fully met the inclusion criteria for the systematic review. The 19 original papers consisted of 5...