A Chinese Herbal Medicine, Tokishakuyakusan, Reduces the Worsening of Impairments and Independence after Stroke: A 1-Year Randomized, Controlled Trial

@inproceedings{Goto2011ACH,
  title={A Chinese Herbal Medicine, Tokishakuyakusan, Reduces the Worsening of Impairments and Independence after Stroke: A 1-Year Randomized, Controlled Trial},
  author={Hirozo Goto and Nobuhiko Satoh and Yoshinori Hayashi and Hiroaki Hikiami and Yutaka Nagata and Ryosuke Obi and Yutaka Shimada},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
  year={2011}
}
In post-stroke patients, the recurrence of stroke and progression of impairments lead to a bedridden state and dementia. As for their treatments, only anti-hypertension and anti-coagulation therapies to prevent the recurrence of stroke are available. In Asia, post-stroke patients with impairments are often treated with herbal medicine. The present study… CONTINUE READING