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Published on Jul 1, 2019in Integrative medicine research
Su Yeon Seo3
Estimated H-index: 3
Suk Yun Kang + 5 AuthorsYeonhee Ryu8
Estimated H-index: 8
Abstract Background Acupuncture has become a common complementary and alternative treatment approach for anxiety and depression. However, there is little research on the detailed mechanism of acupuncture therapy relieving depression. Previously, 17β-estradiol (E2) was shown to prevent oxidative stress and endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress in ovariectomized (OVX) rats. This study investigated whether stimulation of Sanyinjiao (SP6) using a mechanical acupuncture instrument can alleviate depressio...
Published on 2019in Integrative medicine research
Andrian Liem2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UQ: University of Queensland)
Abstract Background The growth of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has been increasing, including amongst psychological clients. Therefore, it is important to investigate psychologists’ attitudes towards CAM. Negative attitudes towards CAM among psychologists could be a barrier to CAM integration into psychological services and may prevent clients to trust psychologists. This study aims to compare Indonesian and Australian psychologists’ attitudes towards CAM using the previously pub...
Published on 2019in Integrative medicine research
Tristan Carter (Endeavour College of Natural Health), Joshua Z. Goldenberg (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney), Amie Steel15
Estimated H-index: 15
(UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)
Abstract Background Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) affect more than one-third of the general population and contribute a considerable burden on the health and wellbeing of the community and the economy. This study aims to examine the treatment approaches and outcomes of naturopathic management of individuals presenting with a non-specific FGID. Methods We report a comparison of two clinical case studies of patients being treated by a naturopath for a functional gastrointestinal dis...
Published on Jun 1, 2019in Integrative medicine research
Ezarul Faradianna Lokman (Ministry of Health (Malaysia)), Fatin Saparuddin (Ministry of Health (Malaysia))+ 2 AuthorsAzlina Zulkapli (Ministry of Health (Malaysia))
Abstract Background Maternal hyperglycemia is associated with increased risk of adverse outcomes for both mother and offspring. Insulin is the standard treatment of hyperglycemia with the aim to reduce risks of complications, however, due to several restrictions, the search for more effective drugs from traditional medicinal plants continues. Methods The antidiabetic effects of Orthosiphon stamineus (OS) in non-pregnant and pregnant streptozotocin-induced Sprague Dawley rats were identified. The...
Published on Jun 1, 2019in Integrative medicine research
Maximus M Taek (CUA: The Catholic University of America), Leonardus Banilodu (CUA: The Catholic University of America)+ 3 AuthorsMangestuti Agil2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UA: Airlangga University)
Abstract Background Interactions between humans and diseases for a long time have encourage people to construct concepts related to the disease and create strategies to prevent and treat the disease. Objectives To document philosophy and practice of ethnomedicine of Tetun ethnic people in the prevention and treatment of malaria. Methods This research was a field study using ethnobotany and anthropology approaches. It was conducted among the Tetun people who settled in the Belu and Malaka distric...
Published on May 1, 2019in Integrative medicine research
Stephen Birch45
Estimated H-index: 45
Myeong Soo Lee1
Estimated H-index: 1
+ 1 AuthorsTae-Hun Kim14
Estimated H-index: 14
Abstract Background Recently research on acupuncture for cancer related symptoms has significantly increased. To what extent have medical professionals recommended to use acupuncture in light of that evidence? Methods Evidence of effectiveness and safety was found by searching Pubmed for reviews to identify for what conditions and general results. Publications that recommend acupuncture in oncology were searched in the database of an ongoing general search for publications that recommend acupunc...
Published on May 1, 2019in Integrative medicine research
Kieran F. Reid20
Estimated H-index: 20
(Tufts University),
Raveendhara R. Bannuru19
Estimated H-index: 19
(Tufts University)
+ 2 AuthorsBarbara L. Niles10
Estimated H-index: 10
(BU: Boston University)
Abstract Gulf War illness (GWI) is a chronic and multisymptom disorder affecting military veterans deployed to the 1991 Persian Gulf War. It is characterized by a range of acute and chronic symptoms, including but not limited to, fatigue, sleep disturbances, psychological problems, cognitive deficits, widespread pain, and respiratory and gastrointestinal difficulties. The prevalence of many of these chronic symptoms affecting Gulf War veterans occur at markedly elevated rates compared to nondepl...