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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 860602, 21 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/860602
Review Article

Differentiated Evaluation of Extract-Specific Evidence on Cimicifuga racemosa's Efficacy and Safety for Climacteric Complaints

1Department of Naturopathy, Blankenstein Hospital, Im Vogelsang 5-11, 45527 Hattingen, Germany
2Department of Gynecology, Lübbecke Hospital, Virchowstraße 65, 32312 Lübbecke, Germany

Received 13 May 2013; Accepted 21 June 2013

Academic Editor: Brent Bauer

Copyright © 2013 A.-M. Beer and A. Neff. 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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