P H Canter

Summary

Affiliation: Peninsula Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sources of bias in reviews of spinal manipulation for back pain
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Complementary Medicine, University of Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:333-41. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of randomised clinical trials of Tripterygium wilfordii for rheumatoid arthritis
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Rd, Exeter, Devon EX2 4NT, UK
    Phytomedicine 13:371-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Bringing medicinal plants into cultivation: opportunities and challenges for biotechnology
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine Group, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Rd, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    Trends Biotechnol 23:180-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Herbal supplement use by persons aged over 50 years in Britain: frequently used herbs, concomitant use of herbs, nutritional supplements and prescription drugs, rate of informing doctors and potential for negative interactions
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Complementary Medicine, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Drugs Aging 21:597-605. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ginkgo biloba is not a smart drug: an updated systematic review of randomised clinical trials testing the nootropic effects of G. biloba extracts in healthy people
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 22:265-78. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The cumulative effects of Transcendental Meditation on cognitive function--a systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, U K
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:758-66. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Anthocyanosides of Vaccinium myrtillus (bilberry) for night vision--a systematic review of placebo-controlled trials
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:38-50. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The antioxidant vitamins A, C, E and selenium in the treatment of arthritis: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    P H Canter
    Department of Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1223-33. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Multiple n = 1 trials in the identification of responders and non-responders to the cognitive effects of Ginkgo biloba
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, Devon, UK
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 41:354-7. 2003
  10. pmc Cost effectiveness of complementary treatments in the United Kingdom: systematic review
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter EX2 4NT
    BMJ 331:880-1. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Sources of bias in reviews of spinal manipulation for back pain
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Complementary Medicine, University of Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:333-41. 2005
    ..The effectiveness of spinal manipulation for back pain is less certain than many reviews suggest; most high quality reviews reach negative conclusions...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of randomised clinical trials of Tripterygium wilfordii for rheumatoid arthritis
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Rd, Exeter, Devon EX2 4NT, UK
    Phytomedicine 13:371-7. 2006
    ..However, the literature indicates that T. wilfordii is associated with serious adverse events which make the risk-benefit analysis for this herb unfavourable. Therefore, we cannot recommend its use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bringing medicinal plants into cultivation: opportunities and challenges for biotechnology
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine Group, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Rd, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    Trends Biotechnol 23:180-5. 2005
    ..Obstacles to bringing medicinal plants into successful commercial cultivation include the difficulty of predicting which extracts will remain marketable and the likely market preference for what is seen as naturally sourced extracts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Herbal supplement use by persons aged over 50 years in Britain: frequently used herbs, concomitant use of herbs, nutritional supplements and prescription drugs, rate of informing doctors and potential for negative interactions
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Complementary Medicine, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Drugs Aging 21:597-605. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Ginkgo biloba is not a smart drug: an updated systematic review of randomised clinical trials testing the nootropic effects of G. biloba extracts in healthy people
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 22:265-78. 2007
    ..biloba ingestion upon any aspect of cognitive function in healthy young people, after either acute or longer term administration...
  6. ncbi request reprint The cumulative effects of Transcendental Meditation on cognitive function--a systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    Peter H Canter
    Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, U K
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:758-66. 2003
    ..The claim that TM has a specific and cumulative effect on cognitive function is not supported by the evidence from randomised controlled trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anthocyanosides of Vaccinium myrtillus (bilberry) for night vision--a systematic review of placebo-controlled trials
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:38-50. 2004
    ..myrtillus anthocyanosides in subjects with impaired night vision...
  8. ncbi request reprint The antioxidant vitamins A, C, E and selenium in the treatment of arthritis: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    P H Canter
    Department of Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1223-33. 2007
    ..Methodological quality was assessed using the Jadad scale...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multiple n = 1 trials in the identification of responders and non-responders to the cognitive effects of Ginkgo biloba
    P H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, Devon, UK
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 41:354-7. 2003
    ..biloba) among healthy volunteers...
  10. pmc Cost effectiveness of complementary treatments in the United Kingdom: systematic review
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter EX2 4NT
    BMJ 331:880-1. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Herbal medicines for the treatment of rhinosinusitis: a systematic review
    Ruoling Guo
    Department of Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter EX2 4NT, United Kingdom
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:496-506. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of herbal medicines for treating rhinosinusitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy: evaluating current evidence and informing future research
    Helen F Coelho
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:1000-5. 2007
    ..However, because of the nature of the control groups, these findings cannot be attributed to MBCT-specific effects. Further research is necessary to clarify whether MBCT does have any specific effects...
  13. pmc A systematic review of systematic reviews of spinal manipulation
    E Ernst
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:192-6. 2006
    ..To systematically collate and evaluate the evidence from recent systematic reviews of clinical trials of spinal manipulation...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Alexander technique: a systematic review of controlled clinical trials
    E Ernst
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd 10:325-9. 2003
    ..Alexander technique (AT), a process of psychophysical re-education, is being promoted for a range of medical conditions. This systematic review is aimed at critically evaluating the evidence for or against the effectiveness of AT...
  15. pmc A systematic review of randomised clinical trials of individualised herbal medicine in any indication
    R Guo
    Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Postgrad Med J 83:633-7. 2007
    ..To summarise and critically evaluate the evidence from randomised clinical trials for the effectiveness of individualised herbal medicine in any indication...
  16. ncbi request reprint Insufficient evidence to conclude whether or not Transcendental Meditation decreases blood pressure: results of a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    Peter H Canter
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter, Devon EX2 4NT, UK
    J Hypertens 22:2049-54. 2004
    ..To carry out an independent, systematic review of randomized clinical trials of Transcendental Meditation (TM) for cumulative effects on blood pressure...
  17. pmc Scientific evidence was ignored in CAM and the NHS
    Peter H Canter
    BMJ 331:1024. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint How to show that an ineffective therapy works
    Edzard Ernst
    Drug Discov Today 9:99-100. 2004
  19. pmc The therapeutic effects of meditation
    Peter H Canter
    BMJ 326:1049-50. 2003