International Journal of Chinese Medicine

Volume 4, Issue 4, December 2020

  • A Randomized, Double-Blind Clinical Trial for Effect of Wisconsin Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) in Improvement of Rheumatoid Arthritis Associated Fatigue

    Vandenhouten Eric Eugene, Song Xinwei

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 71-81
    Received: Nov. 02, 2020
    Accepted: Nov. 17, 2020
    Published: Nov. 27, 2020
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    Abstract: Purpose: To observe and evaluate the clinical efficacy of the Wisconsin ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) herbal botanical adjunctive treatment to improve Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) fatigue. A secondary aim was to observe RA related biomarkers and evaluate the safety of the treatment. Methods: Eligible adult patients with RA were enrolled between Septem... Show More
  • Study on the Pharmacological Mechanism of Yinqiao Antipyreti Granules Against Influenza Based on Network Pharmacology

    Suishan Qiu, Lianfang Xue, Huiting Zhong, Leping Li, Hui Liu

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 82-89
    Received: Oct. 16, 2020
    Accepted: Nov. 02, 2020
    Published: Dec. 16, 2020
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    Abstract: Objective: To explore the anti-influenza pharmacological mechanism of Yinqiao Antipyreti Granules by using network pharmacology. Method: Retrieve the main active ingredients, corresponding targets and target genes of Yinqiao Antipyreti Granules on the website of Chinese Medicine System Pharmacology Technology Platform (TCMSP), obtain the relevant t... Show More
  • A Case Report of Functional Acupuncture for Treatment of Elderly Type 2 Diabetic Oculomotor Nerve Palsy

    Han Bingxue, Shao Ming, Liu Qing, Sun Yu, Cong Bei, Du Fei, Li Tong, Yang Dan, Yan Zhi

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 90-94
    Received: Nov. 14, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 03, 2020
    Published: Dec. 16, 2020
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    Abstract: Objective: To introduce and analyze the method and effect of functional acupuncture in treating one case of elderly type 2 diabetic oculomotor nerve palsy. Methods: The main emphasis is on taking the functional position of the affected area, selecting the functional acupuncture area, and choosing the electroacupuncture stimulation dose. That is, th... Show More
  • A Retrospective Epidemiological Study of Patients Hospitalized with Spinal Cord Injury in Dalian Port Hospital from 2017 to 2019

    Meng Zhaoli, Zhang Hengrui, Li Feiyue, Liang Hui, Du Fei, Li Tong, Wu Qiong, Yan Zhi, Huang Junjie

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 95-100
    Received: Dec. 10, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 19, 2020
    Published: Dec. 25, 2020
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    Abstract: Background: spinal cord injury is a common traumatic disease. More than 90% of spinal cord injuries are caused by trauma, such as traffic accidents, violence, physical confrontation, sports, etc. Although spinal cord injury is more common and closely related to our life, it is a difficult project to investigate the epidemiological factors of spinal... Show More