How to Trip Rapid Review

Step 1: Select articles relevant to your search (remember the system is only optimised for single intervention studies)

Step 2: press

Step 3: review the result, and maybe amend the or if you know better! If we're unsure of the overall sentiment of the trial we will display the conclusion under the article title. We then require you to tell us what the correct sentiment is.

10,193 results for

Traditional Chinese Medicine

by
...
Latest & greatest
Alerts

Export results

Use check boxes to select individual results below

SmartSearch available

Trip's SmartSearch engine has discovered connected searches & results. Click to show

101. Traditional Chinese medicine-facilitated treatments may relieve anxiety symptoms during drug switching from methadone to buprenorphine/naloxone for treating opioid dependence Full Text available with Trip Pro

Traditional Chinese medicine-facilitated treatments may relieve anxiety symptoms during drug switching from methadone to buprenorphine/naloxone for treating opioid dependence This study investigated a 51-year-old married man with a history of heroin dependence who underwent methadone maintenance treatment for 7 years. He received traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)-facilitated treatments and switched from methadone to buprenorphine/naloxone. Strong anxiety symptoms were observed during

2017 BMJ case reports

102. Traditional Chinese herbal bath therapy for insomnia: A protocol for systematic review. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Traditional Chinese herbal bath therapy for insomnia: A protocol for systematic review. Insomnia is a major public health problem. Due to the side effects of pharmacological therapy, people are seeking to choose complementary and alternative therapies for insomnia disorder. Traditional Chinese herbal bath therapy is an important complementary therapy which combines advantages of Chinese herbs and bathing therapy. This protocol describes the methodology of a systematic review assessing (...) the effectiveness and safety of traditional Chinese herbal bath therapy for insomnia.Reporting of this review will be adherent to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) statement. We will electronically search the following seven databases from inception to January 23, 2020: PubMed, Cochrane database (CENTRAL), EMBASE, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Chinese Biomedical Literature Database (CBM), VIP Database, and Wanfang Database. Parallel randomized

2020 Medicine

103. Analysis of Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies for COVID-19 Based on "<i>The Diagnosis and Treatment Program for Coronavirus Disease-2019</i>" from Chinese Authority. (Abstract)

Analysis of Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies for COVID-19 Based on "The Diagnosis and Treatment Program for Coronavirus Disease-2019" from Chinese Authority. In December 2019, coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) broke out in Wuhan and other places. Seven versions of the Diagnosis and Treatment Program for Coronavirus Disease-2019 successively issued by the Chinese government have designated traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) as a necessary medical strategy (...) . Based on the changes in TCM diagnosis and treatment strategies in these seven versions of Diagnosis and Treatment Program for Coronavirus Disease-2019, this paper collected data reported by the Chinese government media; analyzed the understanding of the etiology, pathogenesis, syndrome differentiation, treatment methods, and prescriptions of COVID-19 by TCM and evaluated the clinical efficacy of TCM strategies. COVID-19 is associated with TCM disease of pestilence, and its pathogenesis can

2020 American Journal of Chinese Medicine

104. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Pathogenesis and Treatment in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Pathogenesis and Treatment in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is one of the most important causes of liver disease worldwide and probably destined to become the leading cause of end-stage liver disease in the coming decades, affecting both adults and children. Faced with the severe challenges for the prevention and control of NAFLD, this article discusses the understanding and mechanism of NAFLD from (...) Chinese and Western medicine. Moreover, the progress regarding its treatment in both Chinese and Western medicine is also summarized. Both Chinese medicine and Western medicine have their own characteristics and clinical efficacy advantages in treating diseases. The purpose of this article is to hope that Chinese and Western medicine have complementary advantages, complementing each other to improve clinical NAFLD therapy prevention and treatment methods to receive more and more attention throughout

2020 Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine (eCAM)

105. Effectiveness of Combined Treatment with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine on the Prognosis of Patients with Breast Cancer. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effectiveness of Combined Treatment with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine on the Prognosis of Patients with Breast Cancer. Objective: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can be used to balance the body's immunity and tumor development during different stages of cancer treatment. Recently, TCM has been an important part of the health care system for breast cancer in Taiwan. This study was conducted as a prospective observation of the prognosis of Western medicine and combined (...) not differ significantly between the two groups, but higher red blood cell counts and lower liver function were found with the combined treatment than with Western medicine alone (p < 0.05). The mean overall survival rates were 25.5 months for the combined group and 22.7 months for the Western medicine group (p = 0.037). Conclusion: The results of this study suggest that combining Western and TCM therapy may have a favorable effect on the prognosis of breast cancer patients. Chinese herbal medicine

2020 Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine

106. Clinical trial for conventional medicine integrated with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in the treatment of patients with chronic kidney disease. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Clinical trial for conventional medicine integrated with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in the treatment of patients with chronic kidney disease. The prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been rapidly increasing and has become one of the most concerned global health problems. It is of good importance to improve therapeutic efficiency of CKD and delay disease progression to end stage renal disease (ESRD). Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a widely used complementary therapy (...) for patients with CKD. The aim of this study is to evaluate whether basic treatment combined with Chinese herbs mixture Qi Gui Yi Shen decoction could achieve better therapeutic effect on CKD patients.To determine whether traditional Chinese medicine Qi Gui Yi Shen decoction could achieve better therapeutic effect, we will conduct a randomized controlled trial. A total of 100 CKD patients that meet the inclusion criteria will be enrolled and divided into 2 groups: Qi Gui Yi Shen group (QGYS group

2020 Medicine

107. Efficacy and safety of traditional Chinese medicine combined with routine western medicine for the asymptomatic novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19): A Bayesian network meta-analysis protocol. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Efficacy and safety of traditional Chinese medicine combined with routine western medicine for the asymptomatic novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19): A Bayesian network meta-analysis protocol. The number of patients infected with novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has exceeded 10 million in 2020, and a large proportion of them are asymptomatic. At present, there is still no effective treatment for this disease. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) shows a good therapeutic effect on COVID-19 (...) , especially for asymptomatic patients. According to the search results, we found that although there are many studies on COVID-19, there are no studies targeting asymptomatic infections. Therefore, we design a network meta-analysis (NMA) to evaluate the therapeutic effect of TCM on asymptomatic COVID-19.We will search Chinese and English databases to collect all randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of TCM combined with conventional western medicine or using only TCM to treat asymptomatic COVID-19 from

2020 Medicine

108. Traditional Chinese Medication Qiliqiangxin Protects Against Cardiac Remodeling and Dysfunction in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats Full Text available with Trip Pro

Traditional Chinese Medication Qiliqiangxin Protects Against Cardiac Remodeling and Dysfunction in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats Qiliqiangxin (QLQX), a traditional Chinese herbs medication, exerted protective effect in chronic heart failure patients in a multicenter randomized double-blind study. QLQX has also been found to improve cardiac function and reduce cardiac fibrosis in spontaneously hypertension animal model. However, the effect of longterm treatment with QLQX in such a condition

2017 International journal of medical sciences

109. Covid-19: Guidance review for emergency medical dispatch centres

England, (27) the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council of Ireland, (26) the Indian Ministry of Health, (29) the Chinese National Health Commission, (28) the European Society for Emergency Medicine, (19) the Collaborative Coalition for International Public Safety, (18) and the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation. (11) Review of guidance for the operation of emergency medical dispatch centres Health Information and Quality Authority Page 8 of 82 Guidance content: relevance Seven documents (...) Covid-19: Guidance review for emergency medical dispatch centres Review of guidance for the operation of emergency medical dispatch centres Health Information and Quality Authority Page 1 of 82 Review of guidance for the operation of emergency medical dispatch centres in the context of COVID-19 and beyond 4 September 2020 Review of guidance for the operation of emergency medical dispatch centres Health Information and Quality Authority Page 2 of 82 The Health Information and Quality Authority

2020 Health Information and Quality Authority

110. Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCM) therapies combined with chemotherapy for preventing recurrence and metastasis in postoperative II-IIIA NSCLC: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCM) therapies combined with chemotherapy for preventing recurrence and metastasis in postoperative II-IIIA NSCLC: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external (...) tumor 4. No control group 5. Combination therapy or contamination 6. Not about analgesics used in the clinic Full text-screening: As above, with the addition of: 7. No relevant outcome measure reported ">Prioritise the exclusion criteria Example: Two reviewers will independently extract data from each article. We first try to extract numerical data from tables, text or figures. If these are not reported, we will extract data from graphs using digital ruler software. In case data are not reported

2019 PROSPERO

111. [Effect of traditional Chinese medicine treatment as maintenance therapy on regulating the serum concentration of sCTLA-4 in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer and its relationship with prognosis]. (Abstract)

[Effect of traditional Chinese medicine treatment as maintenance therapy on regulating the serum concentration of sCTLA-4 in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer and its relationship with prognosis]. Objective: To evaluate the effect of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) treatment as maintenance therapy on regulating the serum concentration of soluble cytotoxic T lymphocyte associated antigen-4 (sCTLA-4) in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC (...) ) and the relationship between sCTLA-4 and time to progression (TTP). Methods: This study was conducted as a prospective, randomized, controlled trial. 64 non-progressive patients who responded to initial therapy were randomized 1∶1 to the TCM arm (treated with cinobufacini injection, herbal decoction and Chinese acupoint application, n=32) or to the chemotherapy arm (n=32). Each cycle was 21 days. Cycles were repeated until disease progression, unacceptable toxicity, or until the patient requested therapy

2017 Zhonghua zhong liu za zhi [Chinese journal of oncology] Controlled trial quality: uncertain

112. Efficacy and safety of traditional Chinese medicine tonifying kidney (bushen) and activating blood (huoxue) therapy for premature ovarian insufficiency: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Efficacy and safety of traditional Chinese medicine tonifying kidney (bushen) and activating blood (huoxue) therapy for premature ovarian insufficiency: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility (...) (e.g. review, editorial) 2. Not an in vivo animal study 3. No metastases/ only primary tumor 4. No control group 5. Combination therapy or contamination 6. Not about analgesics used in the clinic Full text-screening: As above, with the addition of: 7. No relevant outcome measure reported ">Prioritise the exclusion criteria Example: Two reviewers will independently extract data from each article. We first try to extract numerical data from tables, text or figures. If these are not reported, we

2019 PROSPERO

113. The efficacy and safety of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapy for anxiety or depression in patients with stable COPD-a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

The efficacy and safety of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapy for anxiety or depression in patients with stable COPD-a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears (...) research paper (e.g. review, editorial) 2. Not an in vivo animal study 3. No metastases/ only primary tumor 4. No control group 5. Combination therapy or contamination 6. Not about analgesics used in the clinic Full text-screening: As above, with the addition of: 7. No relevant outcome measure reported ">Prioritise the exclusion criteria Example: Two reviewers will independently extract data from each article. We first try to extract numerical data from tables, text or figures

2019 PROSPERO

114. Association of traditional Chinese medicine therapy and the risk of dementia in patients with hypertension: a nationwide population-based cohort study. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Association of traditional Chinese medicine therapy and the risk of dementia in patients with hypertension: a nationwide population-based cohort study. Patients with hypertension (HTN) reportedly have a higher risk of developing dementia. However, it remains unclear if use of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), the most common form of complementary and alternative medicine, can help lower the risk of dementia for these patients. So the aim of the study was to investigate the effects of TCM

2017 BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine

115. Traditional Chinese Medicine Therapy Reduces the Catheter Indwelling Risk in Dementia Patients with Difficult Voiding Symptoms. (Abstract)

Traditional Chinese Medicine Therapy Reduces the Catheter Indwelling Risk in Dementia Patients with Difficult Voiding Symptoms. Dementia is an international health issue in elder people. Indwelling catheters to address voiding problems in patients with dementia introduce risks of urinary tract infection or urethral trauma. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is widely used to treat difficult voiding symptoms in Taiwan. We investigated the long-term clinical effects of TCM for reducing the risk (...) of indwelling catheterization in dementia patients with difficult voiding symptoms.We used National Health Insurance Research Database to conduct a retrospective study of dementia patients with difficult voiding symptoms between 1997 and 2012 in Taiwan. We collected medical data from the onset of dementia to post-catheter insertion. Cox regression proportional hazards model and cumulative incidence of the urinal catheterization curve were used to determine the association between catheter indwelling risk

2017 Journal of Ethnopharmacology

116. Traditional Chinese medicine combination therapy for patients with steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Traditional Chinese medicine combination therapy for patients with steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Approximately 20% of patients with ulcerative colitis become steroid dependent. Azathioprine is recommended in steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis, but its side effects limit its use. Chinese herbal medicine has been widely used to treat ulcerative colitis in China. However, its effectiveness in steroid-dependent patients has not been (...) evaluated. This study aims to investigate the efficacy of traditional Chinese medicine combination therapy with 5-aminosalicylic acid in patients with steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis.This is a parallel, multicenter, randomized controlled trial. One hundred and twenty eligible patients will be randomly assigned to a traditional Chinese medicine group or azathioprine group. All patients will be given basic treatment, which includes steroids and 5-aminosalicylic acid. Patients allocated

2017 Trials Controlled trial quality: predicted high

117. Complementary therapy of traditional Chinese medicine for blood sugar control in a patient with type 1 diabetes. (Abstract)

Complementary therapy of traditional Chinese medicine for blood sugar control in a patient with type 1 diabetes. Using a case study to discuss the effects of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) treatments on Type 1 diabetes mellitus.A 4-year-old girl with sudden polyuria and nocturia (fasting plasma glucose level: 270mg/dL) was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Although multiple daily insulin injections were applied, her plasma glucose levels were still unstable. Therefore, she received (...) a complementary TCM therapy by taking modified Liu-Wei-Di-Huang-Wan (3.0g/day; three times daily) for 3 months. After the treatments, her plasma glucose levels appeared to be more stable. HbA1c 6.5% and insulin injections were reduced to only once a day.The results suggest that complementary TCM therapy has the ability to assist some patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus in controlling their plasma glucose levels.Copyright © 2016. Published by Elsevier Ltd.

2017 Complementary Therapies In Medicine

118. Traditional Chinese medicine as an adjunctive therapy to oral montelukast for treating patients with chronic asthma. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Traditional Chinese medicine as an adjunctive therapy to oral montelukast for treating patients with chronic asthma. This study aimed to explore the efficacy and safety of Ping Chuan Ke Li (PCKL) as an adjunctive therapy to oral montelukast compared with placebo plus montelukast for treating patients with chronic asthma (CAS).This randomized controlled trial involved 72 patients with CAS. They were randomly allocated to an intervention group or a control group, 36 subjects per group (...) ), and quality of life, measured by the SGRQ scale (P <.05). Additionally, no significant differences were found in AEs between the 2 groups.Traditional Chinese medicine PCKL as an adjunctive therapy to oral montelukast alleviated the symptoms of CAS. Future studies with larger sample sizes are still needed to verify the efficacy and safety of PCKL plus montelukast in patients with CAS.Copyright © 2017 The Authors. Published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.

2017 Medicine Controlled trial quality: predicted high

119. The Effect and Mechanism of Transdermal Penetration Enhancement of Fu’s Cupping Therapy: New Physical Penetration Technology for Transdermal Administration with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Characteristics Full Text available with Trip Pro

The Effect and Mechanism of Transdermal Penetration Enhancement of Fu’s Cupping Therapy: New Physical Penetration Technology for Transdermal Administration with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Characteristics In this paper, a new type of physical penetration technology for transdermal administration with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) characteristics is presented. Fu's cupping therapy (FCT), was established and studied using in vitro and in vivo experiments and the penetration effect (...) and mechanism of FCT physical penetration technology was preliminarily discussed.With 1-(4-chlorobenzoyl)-5-methoxy-2-methylindole-3-ylacetic acid (indomethacin, IM) as a model drug, the establishment of high, medium, and low references was completed for the chemical permeation system via in vitro transdermal tests. Furthermore, using chemical penetration enhancers (CPEs) and iontophoresis as references, the percutaneous penetration effect of FCT for IM patches was evaluated using seven species of in vitro

2017 Molecules : A Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry

120. Early traditional Chinese medicine bundle therapy for the prevention of sepsis acute gastrointestinal injury in elderly patients with severe sepsis Full Text available with Trip Pro

Early traditional Chinese medicine bundle therapy for the prevention of sepsis acute gastrointestinal injury in elderly patients with severe sepsis This study aimed to study the effect of early traditional Chinese medicine bundle therapy on the prevention of sepsis-associated acute gastrointestinal injury (AGI). This was a multicenter, prospective, observational, non-randomized cohort study of 296 consecutive patients with severe sepsis during 2013/3 and 2014/11; 150 patients received standard (...) treatments (controls) and 146 received traditional Chinese medicine bundle therapy (intervention group) (herbal decoction gavage based on syndrome differentiation, Chinese acupuncture, application of mirabilite, and defecation mixture). D-lactic acid, diamine oxidase, endotoxin, gastrin, motilin, and intra-abdominal pressure were measured. AGI was categorized into four levels. Compared with controls, D-lactic acid, diamine oxidase, endotoxin, gastrin, and intra-abdominal pressure in the intervention

2017 Scientific reports

To help you find the content you need quickly, you can filter your results via the categories on the right-hand side >>>>