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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 717686, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/717686
Research Article

Effect of Isopropanolic Cimicifuga racemosa Extract on Uterine Fibroids in Comparison with Tibolone among Patients of a Recent Randomized, Double Blind, Parallel-Controlled Study in Chinese Women with Menopausal Symptoms

1Department of Gynecology, The First Hospital of Peking University, Beijing, China
2Departments of Life Sciences, Technical University of Braunschweig, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
3Department of Gynecology, Jiangsu Province People’s Hospital, Nanjing, China
4Department of Gynecology, The General Hospital of PLA, Beijing, China
5Department of Gynecology, The Third Hospital of Peking University, Beijing, China
6Department of Gynecology, West China Second Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
7Biometrical Department, Excel Pharma Studies, Beijing, China
8Schaper & Brümmer GmbH & Co. KG, Preclinical and Clinical Research, 38259 Salzgitter, Germany

Received 19 April 2013; Revised 11 January 2014; Accepted 15 January 2014; Published 2 March 2014

Academic Editor: José Luis Ríos

Copyright © 2014 Sisi Xi 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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