Does inchinkoto, a herbal medicine, have hepatoprotective effects in major hepatectomy? A prospective randomized study.

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OBJECTIVES This randomized clinical trial was designed to investigate whether inchinkoto has a hepatoprotective effect on postoperative outcome after major hepatectomy. METHODS Sixty-one patients scheduled for major hepatectomy were randomly assigned to one of two groups in which preoperative inchinkoto was (inchinkoto group, n = 30) or was not (non… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/hpb.12384

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@article{Mizutani2015DoesIA, title={Does inchinkoto, a herbal medicine, have hepatoprotective effects in major hepatectomy? A prospective randomized study.}, author={Tetsushi Mizutani and Y. Yokoyama and Toshio Kokuryo and Tomoki Ebata and Tsuyoshi Igami and Gen Sugawara and Masato Nagino}, journal={HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association}, year={2015}, volume={17 5}, pages={461-9} }