Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Chinese Herbal Medicine (Zi Shen Qing) for Mild-to-Moderate Systematic Lupus Erythematosus: A Pilot Prospective, Single-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Study

Table 3

Chinese medicine syndromes rating scales.

ItemNot at all 0A little 2Quite a bit 4Extremely 6Scores 0–6

Red skin rash with flat or raised erythema
Dry mouth and oral ulcers
Muscle or joint pain involving 2 or more joints
Vexing heat in the body with or without fever
Low back pain and lacking in strength
Dry throat and eyes
Intermittent or persistent tinnitus
Hair loss

Total scores

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