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Research Article

Patterns Exploration on Patterns of Empirical Herbal Formula of Chinese Medicine by Association Rules

Table 2

Related clinical indications.

SymptomGroupNegative (%)Positive (%)

Fear of coldIneffective8 (66.7)4 (33.3)5.080.04
Effective8 (28.6)20 (71.4)
FatigueIneffective4 (33.3)8 (66.7)4.520.03
Effective2 (7.1)26 (92.9)
AnxietyIneffective8 (66.7)4 (33.3)4.520.03
Effective26 (92.9)2 (7.1)
IrascibilityIneffective9 (75.0)3 (25.0)12.060.01
Effective5 (17.9)23 (82.1)
PalpitationsIneffective10 (83.3)2 (16.7)13.410.01
Effective6 (21.4)22 (78.6)
ChillinessIneffective10 (83.3)2 (16.7)7.620.01
Effective10 (35.7)18 (64.3)
Ice cold limbsIneffective11 (91.7)1 (8.3)9.310.01
Effective11 (39.3)17 (60.7)
ThirstIneffective12 (100.0)0 (0.0)7.350.01
Effective16 (57.1)12 (42.9)
HidrosisIneffective11 (91.7)1 (8.3)6.220.03
Effective14 (50.0)14 (50.0)
ConstipationIneffective9 (75.0)3 (25.0)7.590.02
Effective28 (100.0)0 (0.0)
A red tongue tipIneffective9 (75.0)3 (25.0)7.570.02
Effective28 (100.0)0 (0.0)