ABSTRACT: Manipulations to slow biological aging and extend healthspan are of interest given the societal and healthcare costs of our aging population. Herein we report on …Read more
Clinical Effect of Qizhen Jiangtang Granule in Treating Diabetic Retinopathy with Liver and Kidney Yin Deficiency
SUMMARY: 60 patients with non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) were enrolled in this study. Subjects were divided into control group and treatment group, with 30 subjects …Read more
Acupoint Application In Treating Asthenosperima with Kidney Deficiency and Blood Stagnation
SUMMARY: 72 patients diagnosed with asthenosperima with Kidney deficiency and Blood stagnation were randomly divided into the control group (36 subjects) and treatment group (36 …Read more
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Could Treatments that Decrease Blood Viscosity Reduce Mortality Rate in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients?
BACKGROUND: Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) is characterized by a dysfunctional immune response and abnormal blood rheology that contribute to endothelial dysfunction and thrombotic complications. Whole blood …Read more
Lp(a) and Coronary Artery Calcium Score are Independently Associated with Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
BACKGROUND: Elevated lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] and coronary artery calcium (CAC) score are individually associated with increased atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk but have not been studied in …Read more
Could Intravenous Magnesium and Potassium Improve the Chance of Spontaneous Conversion for A. Fib Patients in ER?
IMPORTANCE: Whether the simultaneous intravenous administration of potassium and magnesium is associated with the probability of spontaneous conversion to sinus rhythm (SCV) in the acute treatment …Read more
Should We Consider Giving Metformin to Atrial Fibrillation Patients?
ABSTRACT: Effective drugs for atrial fibrillation (AF) are lacking, resulting in significant morbidity and mortality. This study demonstrates that network proximity analysis of differentially expressed genes …Read more
Metformin & Testosterone, either used Individually or in Combination Improves Insulin Resistance in Obese Men with Low Testosterone
BACKGROUND: Men with obesity tend to be insulin resistant and often have low-normal testosterone concentrations. We conducted a clinical trial aimed to evaluate potential therapeutic strategies …Read more
Bushen Yanjing Decoction with Vitamin E in the Treatment of Asthenozoospermia
SUMMARY: 96 patients with asthenozoospermia were randomly divided into control group and treatment group, with 48 subjects in each group. All subjects met the diagnostic criteria …Read more