Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 125029, 1 page
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/125029
Editorial

The Potential Benefit of Complementary/Alternative Medicine in Cardiovascular Diseases

1Cardiovascular Center, Xiyuan Hospital, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100091, China
2Center for East-West Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
3Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon 305-811, Republic of Korea

Received 6 May 2012; Accepted 6 May 2012

Copyright © 2012 Ke-ji Chen 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.

Citations to this Article [30 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Xingjiang Xiong, Xiaochen Yang, Wei Liu, Bo Feng, Jizheng Ma, Xinliang Du, Pengqian Wang, Fuyong Chu, Jun Li, and Jie Wang, “Banxia Baizhu Tianma Decoction for Essential Hypertension: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials,” Evidence-Based Complementary And Alternative Medicine, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xingjiang Xiong, and Wei Liu, “Acupuncture for essential hypertension,” International Journal of Cardiology, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xing-Jiang Xiong, and Jie Wang, “Application of classic formulae in treatment of hypertension,” Zhongguo Zhongyao Zazhi, vol. 38, no. 11, pp. 1836–1839, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Wei Liu, Xing-Jiang Xiong, and Jie Wang, “Clinical application of therapy eliminating tuibidity and calming liver in treatment of essential hypertension with metabolic disorder,” Zhongguo Zhongyao Zazhi, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. 1251–1254, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xingjiang Xiong, Wei Liu, Xiaochen Yang, Bo Feng, and Jie Wang, “Moxibustion for essential hypertension,” Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Bo Feng, Xiaochen Yang, Wei Liu, Fei Teng, Shengjie Li, and Xingjiang Xiong, “Tai Chi for Essential Hypertension,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–10, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xingjiang Xiong, Guoyan Yang, Yuqing Zhang, Yongmei Liu, Yun Zhang, Zhenpeng Zhang, Jun Li, and Xiaochen Yang, “Chinese Herbal Medicine Qi Ju Di Huang Wan for the Treatment of Essential Hypertension: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–10, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xingjiang Xiong, Xiaochen Yang, Wei Liu, Fuyong Chu, Pengqian Wang, and Jie Wang, “Trends in the Treatment of Hypertension from the Perspective of Traditional Chinese Medicine,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–13, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xingjiang Xiong, Yanwei Xing, Zhen Liu, Wenrui Jiang, Junyi Huang, and Bo Feng, “Chinese Herbal Medicine for Acute Mountain Sickness: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–8, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Bo Feng, and Xingjiang Xiong, “Chinese Herbal Medicine for the Treatment of Obesity-Related Hypertension,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–11, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jing Luo, Hao Xu, and Keji Chen, “Systematic Review of Compound Danshen Dropping Pill: A Chinese Patent Medicine for Acute Myocardial Infarction,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–15, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, and Xingjiang Xiong, “Evidence-Based Chinese Medicine for Hypertension,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–12, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xingjiang Xiong, Xiaochen Yang, Bo Feng, Wei Liu, Lian Duan, Ao Gao, Haixia Li, Jizheng Ma, Xinliang Du, Nan Li, Pengqian Wang, Kelei Su, Fuyong Chu, Guohao Zhang, Xiaoke Li, and Jie Wang, “Zhen Gan Xi Feng Decoction, a Traditional Chinese Herbal Formula, for the Treatment of Essential Hypertension: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2013, pp. 1–9, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Der-Shiang Tsai, Yuan-Shiun Chang, Tsai-Chung Li, and Wen-Huang Peng, “Prescription pattern of Chinese herbal products for hypertension in Taiwan: A population-based study,” Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xingjiang Xiong, and Xiaochen Yang, “Is It a New Approach for Treating Senile Hypertension with Kidney-Tonifying Chinese Herbal Formula? A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2014, pp. 1–7, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xingjiang Xiong, and Bo Feng, “Aspirin Resistance and Promoting Blood Circulation and Removing Blood Stasis: Current Situation and Prospectives,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2014, pp. 1–11, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jing Luo, Qinghua Shang, Mei Han, Keji Chen, and Hao Xu, “Traditional Chinese Medicine Injection for Angina Pectoris: An Overview of Systematic Reviews,” American Journal of Chinese Medicine, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 37–59, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jie Wang, Xing-Jiang Xiong, and Zhong Wang, “Innovative strategy in treating angina pectoris with Chinese patent medicines by promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis: Experience from combination therapy in chinese medicine,” Current Vascular Pharmacology, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 540–553, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Pei-Rung Yang, Wei-Tai Shih, Yen-Hua Chu, Pau-Chung Chen, and Ching-Yuan Wu, “Frequency and co-prescription pattern of Chinese herbal products for hypertension in Taiwan: a Cohort study,” BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 15, no. 1, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Pei-Rung Yang, Hwey-Fang Liang, Yen-Hua Chu, Pau-Chung Chen, and Yin-Yin Lin, “Frequencies and prescription patterns of traditional Chinese medicine use among elderly patients in Taiwan: A population-based study,” Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xuanchao Feng, Zheng Yang, Yuguang Chu, Bai Du, Mei Su, Yi Li, Yinghong Wang, Chunying Jiang, and Yuanhui Hu, “1H nuclear magnetic resonance-based metabolomic study on efficacy of Qingrehuatan decoction against abundant phlegm-heat syndrome in young adults with essential hypertension,” Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 28–35, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Pengda Liao, Lei Wang, Liheng Guo, Ruixiang Zeng, Juming Huang, and Minzhou Zhang, “Danhong Injection (a Traditional Chinese Patent Medicine) for Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2015, pp. 1–12, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Masahito Hitosugi, Katsuo Hamada, and Kazutaka Misaka, “Effects of Bacillus subtilis var. natto products on symptoms caused by blood flow disturbance in female patients with lifestyle diseases.,” International journal of general medicine, vol. 8, pp. 41–6, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Wenjuan Zhang, Qin Tao, Zihu Guo, Yingxue Fu, Xuetong Chen, Piar Ali Shar, Mohamed Shahen, Jinglin Zhu, Jun Xue, Yaofei Bai, Ziyin Wu, Zhenzhong Wang, Wei Xiao, and Yonghua Wang, “Systems Pharmacology Dissection of the Integrated Treatment for Cardiovascular and Gastrointestinal Disorders by Traditional Chinese Medicine,” Scientific Reports, vol. 6, pp. 32400, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jingbo Zhai, Hongcai Shang, Hui Wang, and Chunxiang Liu, “Niuhuang Jiangya Preparation (a traditional Chinese patent medicine) for essential hypertension: A systematic review,” Complementary Therapies in Medicine, vol. 31, pp. 90–99, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shuting Lu, Shizheng Du, Anne Fish, Cong Tang, Qingqing Lou, and Xuefang Zhang, “Wet cupping for hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis,” Clinical and Experimental Hypertension, pp. 1–7, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Ya Yuwen, Xue-jie Han, Wei-liang Weng, Yu-qi Liu, Da-sheng Liu, Yan-ping Wang, Ai-ping Lu, Xue-yao Zhao, and Wei-qiang Li, “Appraisal of the Quality and Contents of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Hypertension Management in Chinese Medicine: A Systematic Review,” Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine, vol. 24, no. 7, pp. 545–550, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Eun-Seo Lee, Myun Soo Kim, Prasanna Weeratunga, Hyun-Cheol Lee, Kiramage Chathuranga, Jin Yeul Ma, Hong Ik Kim, and Jong-Soo Lee, “The anti-Influenza effect of a water soluble herbal extract from Salvia miltiorrhiza (Danshen) in vivo,” Journal of Biomedical Translational Research, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 21–25, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Xiaoying Yu, Xindi Zhang, Hua Jin, Zhiwei Wu, Chunlu Yan, Zhijun Liu, Xinghua Xu, Shuangfang Liu, and Feifei Zhu, “Zhengganxifeng Decoction Affects Gut Microbiota and Reduces Blood Pressure via Renin–Angiotensin System,” Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol. 42, no. 9, pp. 1482–1490, 2019. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Dan Li, Yueting Liu, Jie Li, Huimin Zhao, Yuling Li, Ying Yang, and Jing Mao, “Efficacy and safety of acupuncture for hypertension: An overview of systematic reviews,” Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, vol. 34, pp. 185–194, 2019. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar