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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 309403, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/309403
Research Article

Reduced Health-Related Quality of Life in Body Constitutions of Yin-Xu, and Yang-Xu, Stasis in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Taichung Diabetic Body Constitution Study

1Graduate Institute of Chinese Medicine, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
2Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
3School of Chinese Medicine, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh-Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
4Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung 40705, Taiwan
5Institute of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung 40201, Taiwan
6School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei 11221, Taiwan
7Graduate Institute of Biostatistics, College of Management, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh-Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
8Research Center for Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh-Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
9Department of Healthcare Administration, College of Health Science, Asia University, Taichung 41354, Taiwan

Received 4 December 2013; Revised 9 June 2014; Accepted 14 June 2014; Published 29 June 2014

Academic Editor: Arndt Büssing

Copyright © 2014 Chia-I Tsai 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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