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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 579467, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nep177
Original Article

Centella asiatica Improves Physical Performance and Health-Related Quality of Life in Healthy Elderly Volunteer

1Department of Biomedical Science Program, Graduate School, Khon Kaen University, 40002, Thailand
2Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, 40002, Thailand
3Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, 40002, Thailand
4Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, 40002, Thailand
5Center for Research and Development of Herbal Health Product, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Khon Kaen University 40002, Thailand

Received 15 July 2009; Accepted 3 October 2009

Copyright © 2011 Lugkana Mato et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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