- Chemical, pharmacological and clinical profile of the East Asian medical plant Centella asiaticaB Brinkhaus
Department of Traditional and Complementary Medicine, Medical Department I, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
Phytomedicine 7:427-48. 2000..However, the therapeutic potential of this plant in terms of its efficacy and versatility is such that further detailed research would appear worthwhile...
- Antifibrotic properties of botanicals in chronic liver diseaseF Stickel
Department of Medicine I, Division of Hepatology, Division of Complementary Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Ulmenweg 18, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Hepatogastroenterology 49:1102-8. 2002..Herbal combinations, such as compound 861 and LIV.52 were advocated as antifibrotics or hepatoprotectives, but studies in humans have either been of questionable design or resulted in cessation of the trial due to adverse outcomes...
- Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in the treatment of patients with seasonal allergic rhinitis: a randomized-controlled clinical trialB Brinkhaus
Department of Medicine I, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen Germany
Allergy 59:953-60. 2004..Patients with allergic rhinitis (AR) increasingly use complementary medicine. The aim of this study was to determine whether traditional Chinese therapy is efficacious in patients suffering from seasonal AR...