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Effect of medical Qigong on cognitive function, quality of life, and a biomarker of inflammation in cancer patients: a randomized controlled trial
PurposeCancer patients often experience diminished cognitive function (CF) and quality of life (QOL) due to the side effects of treatment and the disease symptoms. This study evaluates the effects ofExpand
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Effects of Group Music Intervention on Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms in Patients with Dementia: A Pilot-Controlled Trial
We investigated the effects of group music intervention on behavioral and psychological symptoms in patients with dementia. Twenty patients were nonrandomly allocated to either a music-interventionExpand
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Enhanced biodegradation of diesel oil by a newly identified Rhodococcus baikonurensis EN3 in the presence of mycolic acid.
AIMS The aim of the present study was to isolate and characterize a bacterium, strain EN3, capable of using diesel oil as a major carbon and energy source, and to analyse the enhancement of dieselExpand
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Effects of group music intervention on depression, anxiety, and relationships in psychiatric patients: a pilot study.
OBJECTIVE To test whether group music therapy is effective for improving depression, anxiety, and relationships in psychiatric patients. METHODS Twenty six patients were non-randomly allocated toExpand
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Use of complementary and alternative medicine by rheumatoid arthritis patients in Korea
This study measured the prevalence of use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). A trained nurse conducted 20-min questionnaire-basedExpand
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Effect of aromatherapy on symptoms of dysmenorrhea in college students: A randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to explore the effect of aromatherapy on menstrual cramps and symptoms of dysmenorrhea. DESIGN The study was a randomized placebo-controlled trial. Expand
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Acupuncture and heart rate variability: A systematic review
Acupuncture has been reported to affect the autonomic system. Currently, there are no systematic reviews examining the effect of acupuncture on HRV available in the literature. Therefore, the aim ofExpand
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Evaluation of wet-cupping therapy for persistent non-specific low back pain: a randomised, waiting-list controlled, open-label, parallel-group pilot trial
BackgroundPersistent non-specific low back pain (PNSLBP) is one of the most frequently experienced types of back pain around the world. Wet-cupping is a common intervention for various painExpand
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Ginseng for Health Care: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials in Korean Literature
Objective This systematic review was performed to summarise randomised clinical trials (RCTs) assessing the efficacy and safety of ginseng in the Korean literature. Method The study involvedExpand
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Self-aromatherapy massage of the abdomen for the reduction of menstrual pain and anxiety during menstruation in nurses: A placebo-controlled clinical trial
Abstract Aim The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of self-aromatherapy massage on menstrual pain and anxiety. Participants and methods The subjects were 63 female nurses who ratedExpand
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