Medicine, African Traditional

Known as: African Traditional Medicine, Medicine, Traditional African, Traditional Medicine, African 
A system of traditional medicine which is based on the beliefs and practices of the African peoples. It includes treatment by medicinal plants and… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2016
2016
Wound care represents a major health burden in Africa. The types and causes of wounds in Africa are numerous; however, the… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
2015
2015
The concurrent use of traditional African medicine (TAM) and allopathic medicine is not well understood for people living with… (More)
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
Colon cancer is associated with a poor prognosis, motivating strategies to prevent its development. An encouraging preventative… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2011
Review
2011
The use of traditional/complementary/alternate medicines (TCAMs) in HIV/AIDS patients who reside in Southern Africa is quite… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Extracts of seven South African medicinal plants used traditionally for the treatment of pain… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2008
Review
2008
This paper is based on the author's fieldwork experience in Edo State, Nigeria. The purpose of the article is to present and… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Dichloromethane and 90% methanol extracts from 51 South African medicinal plants were evaluated for potential genotoxic effects… (More)
Is this relevant?
2003
2003
Lindera strychifolia, a scandent shrub Lauraceous medicinal plant, has been used in Chinese traditional medicine as a palliative… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
1999
Review
1999
Traditional African medicine (TAM) is a shorthand reference to indigenous forms of healing that are practiced all over Africa… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
1993
Review
1993
This paper describes the pharmacology of some recent cardiovascular drugs derived from plants used in Chinese traditional… (More)
Is this relevant?