• Users Online: 256
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
PROTOCOL
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 16-19

Chinese herbal medicine for ulcerative colitis: A systematic review protocol


1 Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, China
2 School of Chinese medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China

Correspondence Address:
Zhao-Xian Bian
Department of Gastroeneerology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
China
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.15806/j.issn.2311-8571.2016.0040

Rights and Permissions

Introductioo: This manuscript aims to provide a protocol of systematic review to assess the safety and effectiveness of Chinese herbal medicine (CHM) for the treatment of ulcerative colitis (UC). Although CHM has been widely used for UC, its effectiveness and safety has not yet been well defined and analyzed. Methods and analysis: Seven electronic databases were searched, including China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Chinese Biomedical literature (CBL), VIP database, Cochrane Library, MEDLINE, PubMed and China Journals Full-text Database. Related Chinese literature will be searched in other Chinese databases. All relevant randomized controlled literature of publication type will be included. Assessment of risk of bias, data synthesis and subgroup analysis will be carried out using Review Manager 5.2. Ethics and dissemination: The results of the systematic review will be disseminated via publication in a peer-reviewed journal and presented at a relevant conference. Trail registartion number: PROSPERO CRD42015019350.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1112    
    Printed78    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded64    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 1    

Recommend this journal