Panax ginseng in Randomised Controlled Trials: A Systematic Review

@article{Shergis2013PanaxGI,
  title={Panax ginseng in Randomised Controlled Trials: A Systematic Review},
  author={Johannah Linda Shergis and Anthony Lin Zhang and Wenyu Zhou and Charlie CL Xue},
  journal={Phytotherapy Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={27}
}
Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer is a common herb with many purported health benefits. However, there is no conclusive evidence supporting its use in the treatment of any particular disease. We conducted a systematic review to evaluate randomised controlled trials. Four English databases were searched with no publication date restriction. Included studies evaluated P. ginseng in patients with any type of disease or in healthy individuals. We assessed the quality of studies using the Cochrane risk of… 

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