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ON ELDERLY QUALITY OF LIFE : A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL

@inproceedings{CICEROa2004ONEQ,
  title={ON ELDERLY QUALITY OF LIFE : A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL},
  author={A. F. G. CICEROa and G. DEROSAb and R. BRILLANTEa and R. BERNARDla and S. NASCETTla and A. GADDla},
  year={2004}
}
  • A. F. G. CICEROa, G. DEROSAb, +3 authors A. GADDla
  • Published 2004
  • An unspecific feeling of fatigue and asthenia often pushes elderly patients to require any form of help even from non medically trained people. Traditional Chinese medicine suggest that Siberian ginseng could act as a safe “adaptogenic” substance. Our aim was thus to test the effect of a middle term Eleutherococcus senticosus Maxim. (Araliaceae) administration on elderly, health related quality of life (HRQOL). 20 elderly hypertensive and digitalized volunteers (age ≥ 65 years) were randomized… CONTINUE READING

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