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Annals of Chinese Medicine (ACM) is an interdisciplinary multi-lingual open access journal focusing on clinical studies and basic researches in the field of Chinese Medicine. It aims to be a leading journal to present research advances and achievements in this field and to promote the blending among acupuncture, herbal medicine, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and bio-medicine. Annals of Chinese Medicine covers all aspects of Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture, moxibustion, herbal medicine and other forms of CAM approaches, e.g. mind-body medicine, diet, Taichi, Qigong, meditation, as well as their integration with the conventional medicine.

 

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Xue Fu Zhu Yu Tang (血府逐瘀汤) for Post-Stroke Depression

2020-05-31

Shao et al from Zhejiang Chinese Medical University performed Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis which included 12 RCTs with 889 patients. They found that Xue Fu Zhu Yu Tang (血府逐瘀汤) was as effective as antidepressants and may be used for treating Post-Stroke Depression (PST) in patients who prefer Chinese medicine or cannot tolerate the side effects of antidepressants.

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Vol. 2020 No. 2 (2020): In press
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Published: 2020-07-11
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Annals of Chinese Medicine (ACM) is a newly established peer-reviewed journal and supports open access. Annals of Chinese Medicine is an interdisciplinary journal focusing on academic research and clinical studies in the field of Chinese Medicine. 
It aims to be a leading journal for studies in this field and to promote the blending among herbal medicine, acupuncture, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and bio-medicine. The editorial board of Annals of Chinese Medicine is committed to publishing high-quality papers on acupuncture an open forum for various disciplines. Annals of Chinese Medicine is included in the LOCKSS/CLOCKSS archiving of PKP Preservation Network.
Annals of Chinese Medicine covers all aspects of Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture,  moxibustion, herbal medicine and other forms of CAM approaches, e.g. mind-body medicine, diet, Taichi, Qigong, meditation, as well as their integration with the conventional medicine.
Article types include but are not limited to, reviews, meta-analyses, clinical trials, clinical protocols,  basic science studies, papers on methodology and medical history or education, conference proceedings, and so on.