Selected Topical Agents Used in Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Treatment of Minor Injuries- A Review

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Leung, Ping-chung; Ko, Erik Chun-hay; Siu, Wing-sum; Pang, Ellie Suet-yee; Lau, Clara Bik-san;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Pharmacology,volume 7 (issn: 1663-9812, eissn: 1663-9812)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fphar.2016.00016, pmc: PMC4742574
  • Subject: topical agent | herbal | Pharmacology | fasciitis | Mini Review | tendonitis | fracture

Topical medicinal patches have been popular for the treatment of minor injuries like sprains and avulsions. Other inflammatory conditions like chronic musculo-tendinous pain and or fasciitis are also taken care of by local ointments or rubs. In the oriental communities,... View more
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