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September 2013

Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine: New Issue

The latest issue of the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine is now available online.

The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine is a monthly, open-access, peer-reviewed journal providing the latest research on CAM therapies. September's issue includes the following articles:

Effects of Electroacupuncture on Depression and the Production of Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Compared with Fluoxetine: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study, by Hua Sun, Hui Zhao, Chi Ma, et al.

Effectiveness of Abdominal Acupuncture for Patients with Obesity-Type Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Trial, by Yan-Hua Zheng, Xin-Hua Wang, Mao-Hua Lai, et al.

Parental Perspectives on Use, Benefits, and Physician Knowledge of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Children with Autistic Disorder and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, by Angela Huang, Kapila Seshadri, Tara Anne Matthews, et al.

Predictors of Adherence to a 26-Week Viniyoga Intervention Among Post-Treatment Breast Cancer Survivors, by Lisa Cadmus-Bertram, Alyson J. Littman, Cornelia M. Ulrich, et al.

Effects of the Addition of T'ai Chi to a Dietary Weight Loss Program on Lipoprotein Atherogenicity in Obese Older Women, by Nowen Beebe, Steve Magnanti, Lynn Katkowski, et al.

A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Study of an Herbal Preparation Containing Vernonia cinerea in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes, by Muhammad Shahdaat Bin Sayeed, A.G.M. Mostofa, F.M. Touhidul Islam Ferdous, et al.

Does Guasha Offer Hepatoprotective Effect to Chronic Inactive Hepatitis B Carriers? A Built-in Design to Control Subject Expectation, by Suk-tak Chan, John W.M. Yuen, Mayur-Danny I. Gohel, et al.

Intradermal Therapy (Mesotherapy) with Lymdiaral in Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Associated Fibrosclerotic Edema Damage: A Pilot Study, by Enrica Maggiori, Emanuele Bartoletti, and Massimo Mammucari.

Aneurysmal Bone Cyst in a 21-Year-Old Woman Presenting with Chronic Low Back Pain in a Chiropractic Office: A Case Report, by Luana Tasca and Tari Reinke.

Idiopathic Sudden Hearing Loss: Is There a Role for Complementary Treatment?, by Wong Kein Low.

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