Use frequency of traditional Chinese medicine in Taiwan

  title={Use frequency of traditional Chinese medicine in Taiwan},
  author={Fang-Pey Chen and Tzeng-Ji Chen and Y Y Kung and Yu-Chun Chen and Li-Fang Chou and Fun-jou Chen and Shinn-Jang Hwang},
  journal={BMC Health Services Research},
  pages={26 - 26}
BACKGROUND Use of Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), an important category of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), has increased substantially in Western countries during the past decade. Use of TCM is also widespread in the Chinese population. However, few informative data have been obtained to date by large-scale investigations of TCM use in the Chinese population. This study was aimed at elucidating the demographics and patterns of TCM use in Taiwan. METHODS We employed the… CONTINUE READING
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