Cancer--an ayurvedic perspective.

@article{Balachandran2005CanceranAP,
  title={Cancer--an ayurvedic perspective.},
  author={Premalatha Balachandran and Rajgopal Govindarajan},
  journal={Pharmacological research},
  year={2005},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={19-30}
}
An integrated approach is needed to manage cancer using the growing body of knowledge gained through scientific developments. Thousands of herbal and traditional compounds are being screened worldwide to validate their use as anti-cancerous drugs. The science of Ayurveda is supposed to add a step on to the curative aspects of cancers that have resemblance with clinical entities of arbuda and granthi mentioned in Sushrutha samhita. Hence, an attempt is made in this review to discuss about the… CONTINUE READING