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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 769042, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/769042
Research Article

Use of Chinese Herb Medicine in Cancer Patients: A Survey in Southwestern China

1Department of Abdominal Cancer, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Sichuan Province, Chengdu 610041, China
2Department of Medical Oncology, Teaching Hospital of Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Sichuan Province, Chengdu 610075, China

Received 8 March 2012; Revised 11 June 2012; Accepted 16 July 2012

Academic Editor: Arndt Büssing

Copyright © 2012 Tai-Guo Liu 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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