Monitoring of liver enzymes in patients treated with traditional Chinese drugs.

@article{Melchart1999MonitoringOL,
  title={Monitoring of liver enzymes in patients treated with traditional Chinese drugs.},
  author={Dieter Melchart and Klaus Linde and Stefan Hager and J Kaesmayr and David Shaw and Ramon Bauer and Wolfgang Weidenhammer},
  journal={Complementary therapies in medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={208-16}
}
BACKGROUND Use of traditional Chinese drug treatment is widespread. While cases of hepatotoxic effects have been reported, little is known about the frequency of such effects. OBJECTIVES To investigate the frequency, magnitude and course of liver enzyme elevations in patients treated with traditional Chinese drugs. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Hospital for traditional Chinese medicine in Germany. PATIENTS All 1507 patients admitted for inpatient treatment between February 1994… CONTINUE READING
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