Ann Palliat Med 2021 May;10(5):5763-5766
Hunan University of Chinese Medicine, Changsha, China.
Background: Acute coronary syndrome (ACS), which usually results from the buildup of fatty deposits (plaques) in and on the walls of coronary arteries, remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. In the present systematic review, we aim to evaluate the efficacy and safety of adding traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) to standard western medicine to treat patients with ACS.
Methods: A systematic search was carried out in the China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI; Chinese), the Chinese Biomedical Literature Disk Database CBMdisc (Chinese), Wanfang Data (Chinese), PubMed, Embase, and Web of Science for relevant papers up to January 20, 2021. Read More