Shao Kang Hung

Summary

Affiliation: Peninsula Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness and efficacy of Rhodiola rosea L.: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    Shao Kang Hung
    Complementary Medicine, PCMD, University of Exeter, UK
    Phytomedicine 18:235-44. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Case reports of adverse effects of herbal medicinal products (HMPs): a quality assessment
    Shao Kang Hung
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Phytomedicine 18:335-43. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Botanical extracts as anti-aging preparations for the skin: a systematic review
    Katherine J Hunt
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Exeter, Devon, UK
    Drugs Aging 27:973-85. 2010
  4. pmc The Use of Garcinia Extract (Hydroxycitric Acid) as a Weight loss Supplement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Clinical Trials
    Igho Onakpoya
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Devon EX2 4NT, UK
    J Obes 2011:509038. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness and efficacy of Rhodiola rosea L.: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    Shao Kang Hung
    Complementary Medicine, PCMD, University of Exeter, UK
    Phytomedicine 18:235-44. 2011
    ..To critically assess the current evidence from randomized clinical trials (RCTs) for or against the effectiveness or efficacy of Rhodiola rosea...
  2. doi request reprint Case reports of adverse effects of herbal medicinal products (HMPs): a quality assessment
    Shao Kang Hung
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Phytomedicine 18:335-43. 2011
    ..Case reports provide essential information on adverse effects. Yet there is little consistency in the quality and format of reporting them...
  3. doi request reprint Botanical extracts as anti-aging preparations for the skin: a systematic review
    Katherine J Hunt
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Exeter, Devon, UK
    Drugs Aging 27:973-85. 2010
    ..Independent replications with larger, more diverse samples, longer treatment durations and more rigorous study designs are required to validate these preliminary findings...
  4. pmc The Use of Garcinia Extract (Hydroxycitric Acid) as a Weight loss Supplement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Clinical Trials
    Igho Onakpoya
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Devon EX2 4NT, UK
    J Obes 2011:509038. 2011
    ..It is concluded that the RCTs suggest that Garcinia extracts/HCA can cause short-term weight loss. The magnitude of the effect is small, and the clinical relevance is uncertain. Future trials should be more rigorous and better reported...