The Scientific World Journal / 2015 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

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

Table 5

Result of the association rules for relations between herbal adjustment strategy and clinical patterns in the effective group.

PreitemsPostitemsSupport rate (%)Confidence level (%)Lift

Thirst and loose stoolsWhite atractylodes rhizome10.71100.002.80
Thirst and loose stoolsPoria cocos 10.71100.002.33
DizzinessPoria cocos 10.71100.002.33
Dizziness and sense of suppression in the chestPoria cocos with Rhizoma Pinellinae Praeparata10.71100.002.80
Greasy fur of tongue and short breathPoria cocos with Rhizoma Pinellinae Praeparata10.71100.002.80
Greasy fur of tongue and pale complexion and short breathPoria cocos with Rhizoma Pinellinae Praeparata10.71100.002.80
Postmenopausal womenFresh dogwood with Fructus mume 17.86100.001.56
IrritabilityFresh dogwood with Fructus mume 10.71100.001.56
Sore throatFresh dogwood with Fructus mume 10.71100.001.56
TinnitusEquivalent Guizhi with Aglaophotis radix herbaceu10.71100.002.00
Chest painEquivalent Guizhi with Aglaophotis radix herbaceu10.71100.002.00
Forgetfulness and breast painEquivalent Guizhi with Aglaophotis radix herbaceu10.71100.002.00