Cochrane Reviews and Protocols related to Complementary Medicine

Complementary medicine-related reviews in Issue 12 2017 of the Cochrane Library

1. Acanthopanax for acute ischaemic stroke
2. Acetyl-l-carnitine for dementia
3. Acupuncture and assisted reproductive technology
4. Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain
5. Acupuncture and electroacupuncture for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
6. Acupuncture and related interventions for smoking cessation
7. Acupuncture and related interventions for symptoms of chronic kidney disease
8. Acupuncture for acute hordeolum
9. Acupuncture for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury
10. Acupuncture for acute stroke
11. Acupuncture for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents
12. Acupuncture for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
13. Acupuncture for Bell's palsy
14. Acupuncture for cancer pain in adults
15. Acupuncture for chronic asthma
16. Acupuncture for depression
17. Acupuncture for dysmenorrhoea
18. Acupuncture for dysphagia in acute stroke
19. Acupuncture for epilepsy
20. Acupuncture for functional dyspepsia
21. Acupuncture for glaucoma
22. Acupuncture for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in neonates
23. Acupuncture for insomnia
24. Acupuncture for lateral elbow pain
25. Acupuncture for menopausal hot flushes
26. Acupuncture for mumps in children
27. Acupuncture for neuropathic pain in adults
28. Acupuncture for pain in endometriosis
29. Acupuncture for polycystic ovarian syndrome
30. Acupuncture for renal colic
31. Acupuncture for restless legs syndrome
32. Acupuncture for schizophrenia
33. Acupuncture for shoulder pain
34. Acupuncture for slowing the progression of myopia in children and adolescents
35. Acupuncture for stress urinary incontinence in adults
36. Acupuncture for stroke rehabilitation
37. Acupuncture for the prevention of episodic migraine
38. Acupuncture for treating acute ankle sprains in adults
39. Acupuncture for treating fibromyalgia
40. Acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
41. Acupuncture for uterine fibroids
42. Acupuncture for vascular dementia
43. Acupuncture or acupressure for induction of labour
44. Acupuncture or acupressure for pain management in labour
45. Alexander technique for chronic asthma
46. Aloe vera for prevention and treatment of infusion phlebitis
47. Aloe vera for treating acute and chronic wounds
48. Alpha lipoic acid for dementia
49. Altered dietary salt for preventing pre-eclampsia, and its complications
50. Altered dietary salt intake for people with chronic kidney disease
51. Altered dietary salt intake for preventing and treating diabetic kidney disease
52. Alternating current cranial electrotherapy stimulation (CES) for depression
53. Antenatal breast milk expression by women with diabetes for improving infant outcomes
54. Anti-spasticity agents for multiple sclerosis
55. Antiemetic medication for prevention and treatment of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting in childhood
56. Antioxidant supplementation for lung disease in cystic fibrosis
57. Antioxidant supplements for liver diseases
58. Antioxidant supplements for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and/or steatohepatitis
59. Antioxidant supplements for preventing gastrointestinal cancers
60. Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases
61. Antioxidant treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or motor neuron disease
62. Antioxidant treatments for schizophrenia
63. Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for preventing age-related macular degeneration
64. Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for slowing the progression of age-related macular degeneration
65. Antioxidant vitamin supplementation for preventing and slowing the progression of age-related cataract
66. Antioxidants for chronic kidney disease
67. Antioxidants for female subfertility
68. Antioxidants for male subfertility
69. Antioxidants for pain in chronic pancreatitis
70. Antioxidants for preventing and reducing muscle soreness after exercise
71. Antioxidants for preventing pre-eclampsia
72. Arginine supplementation for prevention of necrotising enterocolitis in preterm infants
73. Aromatherapy for dementia
74. Aromatherapy for pain management in labour
75. Aromatherapy for treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting
76. Art therapy for schizophrenia or schizophrenia-like illnesses
77. Assessment and support during early labour for improving birth outcomes
78. Astragalus (a traditional Chinese medicine) for treating chronic kidney disease
79. Auricular acupuncture for cocaine dependence
80. Ayurvedic medicine for schizophrenia
81. Ayurvedic treatments for diabetes mellitus
82. Balneotherapy for osteoarthritis
83. Balneotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis
84. Behavioural interventions for dysmenorrhoea
85. Behavioural therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression
86. Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain
87. Beta-sitosterols for benign prostatic hyperplasia
88. Biofeedback and/or sphincter exercises for the treatment of faecal incontinence in adults
89. Biofeedback for pain management during labour
90. Biofeedback for treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation in adults
91. Bioidentical hormones for women with vasomotor symptoms
92. Black cohosh (Cimicifuga spp.) for menopausal symptoms
93. Blood pressure lowering efficacy of coenzyme Q10 for primary hypertension
94. Branched-chain amino acids for people with hepatic encephalopathy
95. Breastfeeding or nipple stimulation for reducing postpartum haemorrhage in the third stage of labour
96. Bulking agents, antispasmodics and antidepressants for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
97. Caffeine as an analgesic adjuvant for acute pain in adults
98. Caffeine for asthma
99. Caffeine versus theophylline for apnea in preterm infants
100. Calcium and phosphorus supplementation of human milk for preterm infants
101. Calcium and vitamin D for corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis
102. Calcium supplementation (other than for preventing or treating hypertension) for improving pregnancy and infant outcomes
103. Calcium supplementation during pregnancy for preventing hypertensive disorders and related problems
104. Calcium supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children
105. Calcium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults
106. Calcium supplementation on bone loss in postmenopausal women
107. Calorie controlled diet for chronic asthma
108. Cannabinoids for epilepsy
109. Cannabinoids for fibromyalgia
110. Cannabinoids for the treatment of dementia
111. Cannabinoids for Tourette's Syndrome
112. Cannabis and schizophrenia
113. Cardioprotective interventions for cancer patients receiving anthracyclines
114. Carnitine for fatigue in multiple sclerosis
115. Carnitine supplementation for inborn errors of metabolism
116. Carnitine supplementation for preterm infants with recurrent apnoea
117. Carnitine supplementation of parenterally fed neonates
118. Castor oil, bath and/or enema for cervical priming and induction of labour
119. Cephalic version by moxibustion for breech presentation
120. Chelation therapy for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease
121. Chinese herbal medicine for atopic eczema
122. Chinese herbal medicine for chronic neck pain due to cervical degenerative disc disease
123. Chinese herbal medicine for diabetic peripheral neuropathy
124. Chinese herbal medicine for endometriosis
125. Chinese herbal medicine for menopausal symptoms
126. Chinese herbal medicine for oesophageal cancer
127. Chinese herbal medicine for premenstrual syndrome
128. Chinese herbal medicine for primary dysmenorrhoea
129. Chinese herbal medicine for schizophrenia
130. Chinese herbal medicine for subfertile women with polycystic ovarian syndrome
131. Chinese herbal medicine Huangqi type formulations for nephrotic syndrome
132. Chinese herbal medicine in the treatment of ectopic pregnancy
133. Chinese herbal medicine suxiao jiuxin wan for angina pectoris
134. Chinese herbal medicines for acute pancreatitis
135. Chinese herbal medicines for benign thyroid nodules in adults
136. Chinese herbal medicines for esophageal cancer
137. Chinese herbal medicines for hypercholesterolemia
138. Chinese herbal medicines for hyperthyroidism
139. Chinese herbal medicines for hypertriglyceridaemia
140. Chinese herbal medicines for hypothyroidism
141. Chinese herbal medicines for induction of remission in advanced or late gastric cancer
142. Chinese herbal medicines for people with impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting blood glucose
143. Chinese herbal medicines for threatened miscarriage
144. Chinese herbal medicines for treating osteoporosis
145. Chinese herbal medicines for treating pre-eclampsia
146. Chinese herbal medicines for treating skin and soft-tissue infections
147. Chinese herbal medicines for type 2 diabetes mellitus
148. Chinese herbal medicines for unexplained recurrent miscarriage
149. Chinese herbs combined with Western medicine for severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
150. Chinese medical herbs for chemotherapy side effects in colorectal cancer patients
151. Chinese medicinal herbs for acute bronchitis
152. Chinese medicinal herbs for asymptomatic carriers of hepatitis B virus infection
153. Chinese medicinal herbs for cholelithiasis
154. Chinese medicinal herbs for chronic hepatitis B
155. Chinese medicinal herbs for influenza
156. Chinese medicinal herbs for measles
157. Chinese medicinal herbs for mumps
158. Chinese medicinal herbs for sore throat
159. Chinese medicinal herbs for the common cold
160. Chinese medicinal herbs to treat the side-effects of chemotherapy in breast cancer patients
161. Chitosan for overweight or obesity
162. Chondroitin for osteoarthritis
163. Chromium picolinate supplementation for overweight or obese adults
164. Chuanxiong-type preparations for acute ischemic stroke
165. Cinnamon for diabetes mellitus
166. Co-enzyme Q10 supplementation for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
167. Coenzyme Q10 for heart failure
168. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for adults and adolescents with asthma
169. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), third-wave CBT and interpersonal therapy (IPT) based interventions for preventing depression in children and adolescents
170. Cognitive behavioural therapy for tinnitus
171. Cold-water immersion (cryotherapy) for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise
172. Combined calcium, magnesium and potassium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults
173. Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back pain
174. Combined diet and exercise interventions for preventing gestational diabetes mellitus
175. Combined vitamin B6-magnesium treatment in autism spectrum disorder
176. Complementary and alternative therapies for pain management in labour
177. Complementary and miscellaneous interventions for nocturnal enuresis in children
178. Complementary therapies for acne vulgaris
179. Conservative interventions for treating exercise-related musculotendinous, ligamentous and osseous groin pain
180. Conservative management for postprostatectomy urinary incontinence
181. Continuous support for women during childbirth
182. Cordyceps sinensis (a traditional Chinese medicine) for treating chronic kidney disease
183. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections
184. Cranberries for treating urinary tract infections
185. Creatine for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease
186. Creatine for Parkinson's disease
187. Creatine for treating muscle disorders
188. Creatine for women in pregnancy for neuroprotection of the fetus
189. Curcumin for maintenance of remission in ulcerative colitis
190. Cysteine, cystine or N-acetylcysteine supplementation in parenterally fed neonates
191. Daily oral iron supplementation during pregnancy
192. Dan Shen agents for acute ischaemic stroke
193. Dance movement therapy for dementia
194. Dance movement therapy for depression
195. Dance therapy for schizophrenia
196. Dance/movement therapy for improving psychological and physical outcomes in cancer patients
197. Danshen (Chinese medicinal herb) preparations for acute myocardial infarction
198. Deep brain and cortical stimulation for epilepsy
199. Deep transverse friction massage for treating tendinitis
200. Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) supplementation for cognitive function in healthy elderly people
201. Dehydroepiandrosterone for systemic lupus erythematosus
202. Dehydroepiandrosterone for women in the peri- or postmenopausal phase
203. Dengzhanhua preparations for acute cerebral infarction
204. Diaries for recovery from critical illness
205. Dietary advice for reducing cardiovascular risk
206. Dietary advice interventions in pregnancy for preventing gestational diabetes mellitus
207. Dietary calcium supplementation for preventing colorectal cancer and adenomatous polyps
208. Dietary fibre for the prevention of recurrent colorectal adenomas and carcinomas
209. Dietary fibre for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
210. Dietary flavonoid for preventing colorectal neoplasms
211. Dietary interventions (plant sterols, stanols, omega-3 fatty acids, soy protein and dietary fibers) for familial hypercholesterolaemia
212. Dietary interventions for adults with chronic kidney disease
213. Dietary interventions for multiple sclerosis
214. Dietary interventions for preventing complications in idiopathic hypercalciuria
215. Dietary interventions for recurrent abdominal pain in childhood
216. Dietary interventions for rheumatoid arthritis
217. Dietary marine fatty acids (fish oil) for asthma in adults and children
218. Dietary sodium manipulation and asthma
219. Dietary supplementation with myo-inositol in women during pregnancy for treating gestational diabetes
220. Dietary supplements for chronic gout
221. Dietary supplements for dysmenorrhoea
222. Dietary supplements for established atopic eczema
223. Dietary supplements for preventing postnatal depression
224. Different methods for the induction of labour in outpatient settings
225. Different types of dietary advice for women with gestational diabetes mellitus
226. Drama therapy for schizophrenia or schizophrenia-like illnesses
227. Drugs for preventing lung cancer in healthy people
228. Early intervention for psychosis
229. Early skin-to-skin contact for mothers and their healthy newborn infants
230. Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold
231. Effect of cocoa on blood pressure
232. Effects and safety of periconceptional folate supplementation for preventing birth defects
233. Effects of low sodium diet versus high sodium diet on blood pressure, renin, aldosterone, catecholamines, cholesterol, and triglyceride
234. Effects of restricted caffeine intake by mother on fetal, neonatal and pregnancy outcome
235. Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA, an omega-3 fatty acid from fish oils) for the treatment of cancer cachexia
236. Electrical stimulation for faecal incontinence in adults
237. Electrical stimulation for preventing and treating post-stroke shoulder pain
238. Electrical stimulation for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
239. Electrical stimulation with non-implanted electrodes for overactive bladder in adults
240. Electrical stimulation with non-implanted electrodes for urinary incontinence in men
241. Electromagnetic fields for treating osteoarthritis
242. Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers
243. Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers
244. Electrotherapy modalities for adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)
245. Endometriosis: an overview of Cochrane Reviews
246. Enteral iron supplementation in preterm and low birth weight infants
247. Enteral lactoferrin supplementation for prevention of sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants
248. Ephedrine for myasthenia gravis, neonatal myasthenia and the congenital myasthenic syndromes
249. Exercise programs for people with dementia
250. Exercise therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome
251. Exercises for mechanical neck disorders
252. Fat supplementation of human milk for promoting growth in preterm infants
253. Fermented milk for hypertension
254. Feverfew for preventing migraine
255. Fish oil for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
256. Fish oil for kidney transplant recipients
257. Flavonoids for treating venous leg ulcers
258. Folate for depressive disorders
259. Folic acid and folinic acid for reducing side effects in patients receiving methotrexate for rheumatoid arthritis
260. Folic acid for fragile X syndrome
261. Folic acid supplementation during pregnancy for maternal health and pregnancy outcomes
262. Folic acid with or without vitamin B12 for the prevention and treatment of healthy elderly and demented people
263. Ganoderma lucidum (Reishi mushroom) for cancer treatment
264. Ganoderma lucidum mushroom for the treatment of cardiovascular risk factors
265. Garlic for peripheral arterial occlusive disease
266. Garlic for preventing pre-eclampsia and its complications
267. Garlic for the common cold
268. Garlic for the prevention of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients
269. Ginkgo biloba extract for age-related macular degeneration
270. Ginkgo biloba for acute ischaemic stroke
271. Ginkgo biloba for cognitive impairment and dementia
272. Ginkgo biloba for intermittent claudication
273. Ginkgo biloba for tinnitus
274. Ginseng for cognition
275. Glucosamine therapy for treating osteoarthritis
276. Glutamine supplementation for critically ill adults
277. Glutamine supplementation for young infants with severe gastrointestinal disease
278. Glutamine supplementation to prevent morbidity and mortality in preterm infants
279. Gluten- and casein-free diets for autistic spectrum disorder
280. Green and black tea for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
281. Green tea (Camellia sinensis) for the prevention of cancer
282. Green tea for weight loss and weight maintenance in overweight or obese adults
283. Hawthorn extract for treating chronic heart failure
284. Helminth therapy (worms) for allergic rhinitis
285. Helminth therapy (worms) for induction of remission in inflammatory bowel disease
286. Herbal interventions for chronic asthma in adults and children
287. Herbal medicine for low-back pain
288. Herbal medicines for fatty liver diseases
289. Herbal medicines for treating HIV infection and AIDS
290. Herbal medicines for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
291. Herbal preparations for uterine fibroids
292. Herbal therapy for treating rheumatoid arthritis
293. Homeopathic medicines for adverse effects of cancer treatments
294. Homeopathic Oscillococcinum® for preventing and treating influenza and influenza-like illness
295. Homeopathy for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder or hyperkinetic disorder
296. Homeopathy for chronic asthma
297. Homeopathy for dementia
298. Homeopathy for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
299. Homocysteine lowering interventions for peripheral arterial disease and bypass grafts
300. Homocysteine-lowering interventions for preventing cardiovascular events
301. Homoeopathy for induction of labour
302. Honey and lozenges for children with non-specific cough
303. Honey as a topical treatment for wounds
304. Honey for acute cough in children
305. Horse chestnut seed extract for chronic venous insufficiency
306. Horticultural therapy for schizophrenia
307. Huperzine A for Alzheimer's disease
308. Huperzine A for mild cognitive impairment
309. Huperzine A for vascular dementia
310. Hyperbaric oxygen for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss and tinnitus
311. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for acute coronary syndrome
312. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for acute ischaemic stroke
313. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for Bell's palsy
314. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for delayed onset muscle soreness and closed soft tissue injury
315. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for multiple sclerosis
316. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
317. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for the adjunctive treatment of traumatic brain injury
318. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for vascular dementia
319. Hyperbaric oxygenation for tumour sensitisation to radiotherapy
320. Hypnosis during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postnatal period for preventing postnatal depression
321. Hypnosis for induction of labour
322. Hypnosis for schizophrenia
323. Hypnotherapy for smoking cessation
324. Hypnotherapy for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
325. Immersion in water in labour and birth
326. Immunonutrition as an adjuvant therapy for burns
327. Increased consumption of fruit and vegetables for the primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases
328. Inositol for depressive disorders
329. Inositol in preterm infants at risk for or having respiratory distress syndrome
330. Intercessory prayer for the alleviation of ill health
331. Interventions (other than pharmacological, psychosocial or psychological) for treating antenatal depression
332. Interventions for apathy after traumatic brain injury
333. Interventions for bone disease in children with chronic kidney disease
334. Interventions for bullous pemphigoid
335. Interventions for chronic kidney disease-associated restless legs syndrome
336. Interventions for clinical and subclinical hypothyroidism pre-pregnancy and during pregnancy
337. Interventions for cutaneous molluscum contagiosum
338. Interventions for dysarthria due to stroke and other adult-acquired, non-progressive brain injury
339. Interventions for erosive lichen planus affecting mucosal sites
340. Interventions for fatigue in peripheral neuropathy
341. Interventions for improving mobility after hip fracture surgery in adults
342. Interventions for improving upper limb function after stroke
343. Interventions for ingrowing toenails
344. Interventions for lowering plasma homocysteine levels in dialysis patients
345. Interventions for managing asthma in pregnancy
346. Interventions for managing taste disturbances
347. Interventions for nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy
348. Interventions for pityriasis rosea
349. Interventions for preventing and treating pelvic and back pain in pregnancy
350. Interventions for preventing falls in older people in care facilities and hospitals
351. Interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community
352. Interventions for preventing falls in people after stroke
353. Interventions for preventing infection in nephrotic syndrome
354. Interventions for preventing nausea and vomiting in women undergoing regional anaesthesia for caesarean section
355. Interventions for preventing oral mucositis for patients with cancer receiving treatment
356. Interventions for prevention of post-operative recurrence of Crohn's disease
357. Interventions for reducing anxiety in women undergoing colposcopy
358. Interventions for replacing missing teeth: hyperbaric oxygen therapy for irradiated patients who require dental implants
359. Interventions for the management of dry mouth: non-pharmacological interventions
360. Interventions for the management of oral submucous fibrosis
361. Interventions for the management of temporomandibular joint osteoarthritis
362. Interventions for the reduction of prescribed opioid use in chronic non-cancer pain
363. Interventions for treating anxiety after stroke
364. Interventions for treating burning mouth syndrome
365. Interventions for treating collagenous colitis
366. Interventions for treating constipation in pregnancy
367. Interventions for treating hyperemesis gravidarum
368. Interventions for treating leg ulcers in people with sickle cell disease
369. Interventions for treating oral leukoplakia to prevent oral cancer
370. Interventions for treating painful nipples among breastfeeding women
371. Interventions for treating persistent pain in survivors of torture
372. Interventions for treating sexual dysfunction in patients with chronic kidney disease
373. Interventions to facilitate return to work in adults with adjustment disorders
374. Iodine supplementation for the prevention of mortality and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants
375. Iodine supplementation for women during the preconception, pregnancy and postpartum period
376. Iron chelators for acute stroke
377. Iron for restless legs syndrome
378. Iron supplementation for breath-holding attacks in children
379. Iron supplementation for reducing morbidity and mortality in children with HIV
380. Isoflavones for hypercholesterolaemia in adults
381. Kangaroo mother care to reduce morbidity and mortality in low birthweight infants
382. Kava extract versus placebo for treating anxiety
383. Ketogenic diet and other dietary treatments for epilepsy
384. Ketogenic diet and other dietary treatments for epilepsy
385. L-carnitine for cognitive enhancement in people without cognitive impairment
386. Lactose avoidance for young children with acute diarrhoea
387. Laetrile treatment for cancer
388. Lecithin for dementia and cognitive impairment
389. Lifestyle interventions for acute gout
390. Light therapy for improving cognition, activities of daily living, sleep, challenging behaviour, and psychiatric disturbances in dementia
391. Light therapy for non-seasonal depression
392. Local cooling for relieving pain from perineal trauma sustained during childbirth
393. Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infants born at term
394. Longchain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in preterm infants
395. Low glycaemic index diets for the prevention of cardiovascular disease
396. Low glycaemic index or low glycaemic load diets for overweight and obesity
397. Low glycaemic index, or low glycaemic load, diets for diabetes mellitus
398. Low-fat diets for acquired hypercholesterolaemia
399. Lycopene for the prevention of prostate cancer
400. Magnesium for alcohol withdrawal
401. Magnesium for skeletal muscle cramps
402. Magnesium for treating sickle cell disease
403. Magnesium maintenance therapy for preventing preterm birth after threatened preterm labour
404. Magnesium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults
405. Magnesium supplementation in pregnancy
406. Mailuoning for acute ischaemic stroke
407. Manipulative therapies for infantile colic
408. Manual therapy and exercise for adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)
409. Manual therapy for asthma
410. Marine oil, and other prostaglandin precursor, supplementation for pregnancy uncomplicated by pre-eclampsia or intrauterine growth restriction
411. Massage and touch for dementia
412. Massage for low-back pain
413. Massage for mechanical neck disorders
414. Massage for promoting growth and development of preterm and/or low birth-weight infants
415. Massage for promoting mental and physical health in typically developing infants under the age of six months
416. Massage therapy for people with HIV/AIDS
417. Massage with or without aromatherapy for symptom relief in people with cancer
418. Massage, reflexology and other manual methods for pain management in labour
419. Maternal dietary antigen avoidance during pregnancy or lactation, or both, for preventing or treating atopic disease in the child
420. The medical use of cannabis for reducing morbidity and mortality in patients with HIV/AIDS
421. Medicinal herbs for hepatitis C virus infection
422. Meditation for adults with haematological malignancies
423. Meditation therapies for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
424. Meditation therapy for anxiety disorders
425. 'Mediterranean' dietary pattern for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
426. Melatonin as add-on treatment for epilepsy
427. Melatonin for non-respiratory sleep disorders in visually impaired children
428. Melatonin for the prevention and treatment of jet lag
429. Melatonin for the treatment of dementia
430. Melatonin for women in pregnancy for neuroprotection of the fetus
431. Methods of milk expression for lactating women
432. Micronutrient supplementation in adults with HIV infection
433. Micronutrient supplementation in pregnant women with HIV infection
434. Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
435. Milk thistle for alcoholic and/or hepatitis B or C virus liver diseases
436. Mind-body interventions during pregnancy for preventing or treating women's anxiety
437. Mistletoe therapy in oncology
438. Momordica charantia for type 2 diabetes mellitus
439. Monosodium glutamate avoidance for chronic asthma in adults and children
440. Morita therapy for anxiety disorders in adults
441. Morita therapy for schizophrenia
442. Multinutrient fortification of human breast milk for preterm infants following hospital discharge
443. Multiple-micronutrient supplementation for women during pregnancy
444. Muscle energy technique for non-specific low-back pain
445. Music during caesarean section under regional anaesthesia for improving maternal and infant outcomes
446. Music for stress and anxiety reduction in coronary heart disease patients
447. Music interventions for acquired brain injury
448. Music interventions for improving psychological and physical outcomes in cancer patients
449. Music interventions for mechanically ventilated patients
450. Music interventions for preoperative anxiety
451. Music therapy for depression
452. Music therapy for people with autism spectrum disorder
453. Music therapy for people with schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like disorders
454. Music-based therapeutic interventions for people with dementia
455. N-acetylcarnosine (NAC) drops for age-related cataract
456. Neuromodulators for pain management in rheumatoid arthritis
457. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation for muscle weakness in adults with advanced disease
458. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation for the prevention of venous thromboembolism
459. Niacin for primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular events
460. Nicotine for schizophrenia
461. Nidotherapy for people with schizophrenia
462. Non surgical therapy for anal fissure
463. Non-clinical interventions for reducing unnecessary caesarean section
464. Non-drug therapies for lower limb muscle cramps
465. Non-hormonal interventions for hot flushes in women with a history of breast cancer
466. Non-invasive brain stimulation techniques for chronic pain
467. Non-invasive interventions for improving well-being and quality of life in patients with lung cancer
468. Non-pharmacological interventions for alleviating pain during orthodontic treatment
469. Non-pharmacological interventions for chronic pain in people with spinal cord injury
470. Non-pharmacological interventions for cognitive impairment due to systemic cancer treatment
471. Non-pharmacological interventions for epilepsy in people with intellectual disabilities
472. Non-pharmacological interventions for fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis
473. Non-pharmacological interventions for somatoform disorders and medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) in adults
474. Non-surgical interventions for the management of chronic pelvic pain
475. Non-surgical treatment (other than steroid injection) for carpal tunnel syndrome
476. Normobaric and hyperbaric oxygen therapy for migraine and cluster headache
477. Nutrient-enriched formula milk versus human breast milk for preterm infants following hospital discharge
478. Nutrient-enriched formula versus standard formula for preterm infants following hospital discharge
479. Nutritional interventions for liver-transplanted patients
480. Nutritional interventions for preventing and treating pressure ulcers
481. Nutritional interventions for reducing gastrointestinal toxicity in adults undergoing radical pelvic radiotherapy
482. Nutritional interventions for reducing morbidity and mortality in people with HIV
483. Nutritional interventions for survivors of childhood cancer
484. Nutritional supplementation for hip fracture aftercare in older people
485. Nutritional supplementation for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
486. Nutritional supplements for people being treated for active tuberculosis
487. Nutritional support for acute kidney injury
488. Nutritional support for liver disease
489. Omega 3 fatty acid for the prevention of cognitive decline and dementia
490. Omega 3 fatty acids (fish oil) for maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease
491. Omega 3 fatty acids (fish oil) for maintenance of remission in ulcerative colitis
492. Omega 3 fatty acids for preventing or slowing the progression of age-related macular degeneration
493. Omega 3 fatty acids for prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease
494. Omega-3 fatty acids for bipolar disorder
495. Omega-3 fatty acids for cystic fibrosis
496. Omega-3 fatty acids for the treatment of dementia
497. Omega-3 fatty acids supplementation for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
498. Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) for type 2 diabetes mellitus
499. Oral Astragalus (Huang qi) for preventing frequent episodes of acute respiratory tract infection in children
500. Oral evening primrose oil and borage oil for eczema
501. Oral herbal therapies for treating osteoarthritis
502. Oral immunotherapy for milk allergy
503. Oral lactoferrin for the treatment of sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis in neonates
504. Oral traditional Chinese medication for adhesive small bowel obstruction
505. Oral vitamin B12 versus intramuscular vitamin B12 for vitamin B12 deficiency
506. Oral zinc for arterial and venous leg ulcers
507. Oral zinc for treating diarrhoea in children
508. Over-the-counter (OTC) medications for acute cough in children and adults in community settings
509. Ozone therapy for the treatment of dental caries
510. Padma 28 for intermittent claudication
511. Pain management for women in labour: an overview of systematic reviews
512. Pain relief for women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia undergoing colposcopy treatment
513. Pain-relieving agents for infantile colic
514. Pancreatic enzymes for chronic pancreatitis
515. Parent-infant psychotherapy for improving parental and infant mental health
516. Parenteral versus oral iron therapy for adults and children with chronic kidney disease
517. Participation in environmental enhancement and conservation activities for health and well-being in adults: a review of quantitative and qualitative evidence
518. Passiflora for anxiety disorder
519. Pelargonium sidoides extract for treating acute respiratory tract infections
520. Pelvic floor muscle training added to another active treatment versus the same active treatment alone for urinary incontinence in women
521. Peri-operative glycaemic control regimens for preventing surgical site infections in adults
522. Perianal injectable bulking agents as treatment for faecal incontinence in adults
523. Person-directed, non-pharmacological interventions for sleepiness at work and sleep disturbances caused by shift work
524. Pharmacological and nutritional treatment for McArdle disease (Glycogen Storage Disease type V)
525. Pharmacological interventions for borderline personality disorder
526. Pharmacological interventions for clozapine-induced hypersalivation
527. Pharmacological interventions for sleepiness and sleep disturbances caused by shift work
528. Pharmacological interventions for somatoform disorders in adults
529. Pharmacological treatment other than corticosteroids, intravenous immunoglobulin and plasma exchange for Guillain-Barré syndrome
530. Pharmacotherapies for sleep disturbances in Alzheimer's disease
531. Phlebotonics for haemorrhoids
532. Phlebotonics for venous insufficiency
533. Phyllanthus species for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
534. Phyllanthus species versus antiviral drugs for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
535. Physical activity and exercise for chronic pain in adults: an overview of Cochrane Reviews
536. Phytoestrogens for menopausal vasomotor symptoms
537. Phytomedicines (medicines derived from plants) for sickle cell disease
538. Pilates for low back pain
539. Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation for drug-resistant epilepsy
540. Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation for schizophrenia
541. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents
542. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) for children with specific learning disorders
543. Postnatal thyroid hormones for respiratory distress syndrome in preterm infants
544. Potassium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults
545. Prebiotics for the prevention of hyperbilirubinaemia in neonates
546. Prebiotics in infants for prevention of allergy
547. Preventing occupational stress in healthcare workers
548. Probiotics for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
549. Probiotics for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
550. Probiotics for maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease
551. Probiotics for maintenance of remission in ulcerative colitis
552. Probiotics for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and/or steatohepatitis
553. Probiotics for people with hepatic encephalopathy
554. Probiotics for preventing acute upper respiratory tract infections
555. Probiotics for preventing gestational diabetes
556. Probiotics for preventing preterm labour
557. Probiotics for preventing urinary tract infection in people with neuropathic bladder
558. Probiotics for prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants
559. Probiotics for the prevention of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea in adults and children
560. Probiotics for the prevention of pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea
561. Probiotics for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
562. Probiotics for treating acute infectious diarrhoea
563. Probiotics for treating eczema
564. Probiotics for treating persistent diarrhoea in children
565. Probiotics for treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated colitis in adults
566. Probiotics for vulvovaginal candidiasis in non-pregnant women
567. Probiotics in infants for prevention of allergic disease and food hypersensitivity
568. Procaine treatments for cognition and dementia
569. Prolotherapy injections for chronic low-back pain
570. Prophylactic caffeine to prevent postoperative apnoea following general anaesthesia in preterm infants
571. Prophylactic postnatal thyroid hormones for prevention of morbidity and mortality in preterm infants
572. Protein restriction for children with chronic kidney disease
573. Protein restriction for diabetic renal disease
574. Psychoanalytic/psychodynamic psychotherapy for children and adolescents who have been sexually abused
575. Psychological and behavioural treatments for adults with non-epileptic attack disorder
576. Psychological and educational interventions for atopic eczema in children
577. Psychological interventions for acute pain after open heart surgery
578. Psychological interventions for coronary heart disease
579. Psychological interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in people with severe mental illness
580. Psychological preparation and postoperative outcomes for adults undergoing surgery under general anaesthesia
581. Psychological therapies for children and adolescents exposed to trauma
582. Psychological therapies for panic disorder with or without agoraphobia in adults: a network meta-analysis
583. Psychological therapies for pathological and problem gambling
584. Psychological therapies for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents
585. Psychological treatments for people with epilepsy
586. Psychosocial group interventions to improve psychological well-being in adults living with HIV
587. Psychosocial interventions for psychostimulant misuse
588. Psychosocial interventions for recurrent abdominal pain in childhood
589. Psychosocial interventions for self-harm in adults
590. Puerarin for ischaemic stroke
591. Pycnogenol® (extract of French maritime pine bark) for the treatment of chronic disorders
592. Pygeum africanum for benign prostatic hyperplasia
593. Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) supplementation in pregnancy
594. Quinine for muscle cramps
595. Reduced dietary salt for the prevention of cardiovascular disease
596. Reduced or modified dietary fat for preventing cardiovascular disease
597. Reduced salt intake compared to normal dietary salt, or high intake, in pregnancy
598. Rehabilitation following carpal tunnel release
599. Relaxation for depression
600. Relaxation for perimenopausal and postmenopausal symptoms
601. Relaxation techniques for pain management in labour
602. Relaxation therapies for the management of primary hypertension in adults
603. Relaxation therapy for preventing and treating preterm labour
604. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for panic disorder in adults
605. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for improving function after stroke
606. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or motor neuron disease
607. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for tinnitus
608. Respiratory muscle training for cervical spinal cord injury
609. Respiratory muscle training for multiple sclerosis
610. Rheum officinale (a traditional Chinese medicine) for chronic kidney disease
611. Roselle for hypertension in adults
612. Routine vitamin A supplementation for the prevention of blindness due to measles infection in children
613. S-adenosyl methionine (SAMe) for depression in adults
614. S-adenosyl-L-methionine for alcoholic liver diseases
615. S-Adenosylmethionine for osteoarthritis of the knee or hip
616. Salicylate-containing rubefacients for acute and chronic musculoskeletal pain in adults
617. Saline irrigation for chronic rhinosinusitis
618. Saline nasal irrigation for acute upper respiratory tract infections
619. Sanchi for acute ischaemic stroke
620. Selenium for alleviating the side effects of chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery in cancer patients
621. Selenium for preventing cancer
622. Selenium supplementation for asthma
623. Selenium supplementation for critically ill adults
624. Selenium supplementation for Hashimoto's thyroiditis
625. Selenium supplementation for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
626. Selenium supplementation to prevent short-term morbidity in preterm neonates
627. Sensory environment on health-related outcomes of hospital patients
628. Serenoa repens for benign prostatic hyperplasia
629. Simulated presence therapy for dementia
630. Singing as an adjunct therapy for children and adults with cystic fibrosis
631. Singing for adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
632. Singing for children and adults with bronchiectasis
633. Single dose oral ibuprofen plus caffeine for acute postoperative pain in adults
634. Skin-to-skin care for procedural pain in neonates
635. Snoezelen for dementia
636. Speleotherapy for asthma
637. Spinal manipulation for dysmenorrhoea
638. Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain
639. Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain
640. Spiritual and religious interventions for well-being of adults in the terminal phase of disease
641. Sports and games for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
642. St John's wort for major depression
643. Steam inhalation or humidified oxygen for acute bronchiolitis in children up to three years of age
644. Stimulation of the wrist acupuncture point P6 for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting
645. Superoxide dismutase for preventing chronic lung disease in mechanically ventilated preterm infants
646. Supplementation with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) to breastfeeding mothers for improving child growth and development
647. Surface neuromuscular electrical stimulation for quadriceps strengthening pre and post total knee replacement
648. Sweet potato for type 2 diabetes mellitus
649. Tai Chi for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
650. Tai chi for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
651. Tai chi for treating rheumatoid arthritis
652. Testosterone for schizophrenia
653. Therapeutic touch for anxiety disorders
654. Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low-back pain
655. Thermotherapy for treating rheumatoid arthritis
656. Thermotherapy for treatment of osteoarthritis
657. Thiamine for Alzheimer's disease
658. Thiamine for prevention and treatment of Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome in people who abuse alcohol
659. 'Third wave' cognitive and behavioural therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression
660. 'Third wave' cognitive and behavioural therapies versus treatment as usual for depression
661. Thymic peptides for treatment of cancer patients
662. Thyroid hormone supplementation for the prevention of morbidity and mortality in infants undergoing cardiac surgery
663. Thyroid hormones for acute kidney injury
664. Thyroid hormones for preventing neurodevelopmental impairment in preterm infants
665. Tianma Gouteng Yin Formula for treating primary hypertension
666. Tongxinluo (Tong xin luo or Tong-xin-luo) capsule for unstable angina pectoris
667. Tongxinluo capsule for acute stroke
668. Topical analgesia for acute otitis media
669. Topical analgesics for acute and chronic pain in adults - an overview of Cochrane Reviews
670. Topical capsaicin (high concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
671. Topical capsaicin (low concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
672. Topical herbal therapies for treating osteoarthritis
673. Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis
674. Traditional Chinese herbal products for stable angina
675. Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs for the treatment of idiopathic chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome
676. Traditional Chinese Medicine herbs for stopping bleeding from haemorrhoids
677. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for idiopathic Parkinson's disease
678. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for improving activities of daily living, and physical and cognitive functioning, in people after stroke
679. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for improving aphasia in patients after stroke
680. Transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy
681. Transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder
682. Transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation (TENS) for cancer pain in adults
683. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) for dementia
684. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for fibromyalgia in adults
685. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for neuropathic pain in adults
686. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for pain management in labour
687. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for pain management in sickle cell disease
688. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for phantom pain and stump pain following amputation in adults
689. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in the hand
690. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) versus placebo for chronic low-back pain
691. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for acute pain
692. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for primary dysmenorrhoea
693. Transcutaneous electrical stimulation (TES) for treatment of constipation in children
694. Transcutaneous electrostimulation for osteoarthritis of the knee
695. Transcutaneous electrostimulation for suspected placental insufficiency (diagnosed by Doppler studies)
696. Treatment for cramps in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease
697. Treatment for mitochondrial disorders
698. Treatment for osteoporosis in people with ß-thalassaemia
699. Treatment for postpolio syndrome
700. Treatments for breast engorgement during lactation
701. Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F (a traditional Chinese medicine) for primary nephrotic syndrome
702. Tryptophan and 5-Hydroxytryptophan for depression
703. Tyrosine supplementation for phenylketonuria
704. Uterine massage for preventing postpartum haemorrhage
705. Valerian for anxiety disorders
706. Vitamin A and fish oils for retinitis pigmentosa
707. Vitamin A for non-measles pneumonia in children
708. Vitamin A for preventing acute lower respiratory tract infections in children up to seven years of age
709. Vitamin A for treating measles in children
710. Vitamin A supplementation during pregnancy for maternal and newborn outcomes
711. Vitamin A supplementation for cystic fibrosis
712. Vitamin A supplementation for preventing morbidity and mortality in children from six months to five years of age
713. Vitamin A supplementation for the prevention of morbidity and mortality in infants one to six months of age
714. Vitamin A supplementation to prevent mortality and short- and long-term morbidity in very low birth weight infants
715. Vitamin A supplements for reducing mother-to-child HIV transmission
716. Vitamin B6 for cognition
717. Vitamin B12 for cognition
718. Vitamin B and its derivatives for diabetic kidney disease
719. Vitamin B for treating peripheral neuropathy
720. Vitamin C and superoxide dismutase (SOD) for diabetic retinopathy
721. Vitamin C for asthma and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
722. Vitamin C for preventing and treating pneumonia
723. Vitamin C for preventing and treating tetanus
724. Vitamin C for preventing and treating the common cold
725. Vitamin C supplementation for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
726. Vitamin C supplementation in pregnancy
727. Vitamin D and vitamin D analogues for preventing fractures in post-menopausal women and older men
728. Vitamin D compounds for people with chronic kidney disease not requiring dialysis
729. Vitamin D compounds for people with chronic kidney disease requiring dialysis
730. Vitamin D for the management of asthma
731. Vitamin D for the management of multiple sclerosis
732. Vitamin D for the treatment of chronic painful conditions in adults
733. Vitamin D supplementation for cystic fibrosis
734. Vitamin D supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children
735. Vitamin D supplementation for preventing infections in children under five years of age
736. Vitamin D supplementation for prevention of cancer in adults
737. Vitamin D supplementation for prevention of mortality in adults
738. Vitamin D supplementation for sickle cell disease
739. Vitamin D supplementation for women during pregnancy
740. Vitamin E for Alzheimer's dementia and mild cognitive impairment
741. Vitamin E for intermittent claudication
742. Vitamin E for neuroleptic-induced tardive dyskinesia
743. Vitamin E supplementation for prevention of morbidity and mortality in preterm infants
744. Vitamin E supplementation in people with cystic fibrosis
745. Vitamin E supplementation in pregnancy
746. Vitamin K for improved anticoagulation control in patients receiving warfarin
747. Vitamin K for upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with acute or chronic liver diseases
748. Vitamin K prior to preterm birth for preventing neonatal periventricular haemorrhage
749. Vitamin K supplementation for cystic fibrosis
750. Vitamin supplementation for preventing miscarriage
751. Vitamins C and E for asthma and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
752. Vitamins for epilepsy
753. Water for wound cleansing
754. Weight loss interventions for chronic asthma
755. Wendan decoction (Traditional Chinese medicine) for schizophrenia
756. Whole grain cereals for the primary or secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease
757. Whole grain foods for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus
758. Workplace interventions for reducing sitting at work
759. Wound cleansing for pressure ulcers
760. Written emotional disclosure for asthma
761. Xiongshao for restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with coronary heart disease
762. Xuebijing for paraquat poisoning
763. Xylitol for preventing acute otitis media in children up to 12 years of age
764. Yizhi capsule for vascular dementia
765. Yoga for asthma
766. Yoga for epilepsy
767. Yoga for improving health-related quality of life, mental health and cancer-related symptoms in women diagnosed with breast cancer
768. Yoga for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease
769. Yoga for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
770. Yoga for treatment of urinary incontinence in women
771. Yoga in addition to standard care for patients with haematological malignancies
772. Yoga treatment for chronic non-specific low back pain
773. Yoga versus non-standard care for schizophrenia
774. Zhiling decoction for vascular dementia
775. Zinc supplementation as an adjunct to antibiotics in the treatment of pneumonia in children 2 to 59 months of age
776. Zinc supplementation for improving pregnancy and infant outcome
777. Zinc supplementation for mental and motor development in children
778. Zinc supplementation for the prevention of pneumonia in children aged 2 months to 59 months
779. Zinc supplementation for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus
780. Zinc supplementation for tinnitus
781. Zinc supplements for preventing otitis media
782. Zinc supplements for treating thalassaemia and sickle cell disease

Complementary medicine-related protocols in Issue 12 2017 of the Cochrane Library

1. Abdominal massage for the treatment of constipation
2. Acetyl-L-carnitine for patients with hepatic encephalopathy
3. Acetyl-L-carnitine for the treatment of diabetic polyneuropathy
4. Active mind-body movement therapies as an adjunct to or in comparison to pulmonary rehabilitation for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
5. Acupoint stimulation for postoperative ileus  following gastrointestinal surgery
6. Acupuncture and related interventions for the treatment of symptoms associated with carpal tunnel syndrome
7. Acupuncture and related interventions for treating plantar heel pain in adults
8. Acupuncture for (sub)acute non-specific low-back pain
9. Acupuncture for adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
10. Acupuncture for angina pectoris
11. Acupuncture for chronic constipation
12. Acupuncture for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
13. Acupuncture for female subfertility
14. Acupuncture for Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome
15. Acupuncture for Guillain-Barré syndrome
16. Acupuncture for hypertension
17. Acupuncture for multiple sclerosis
18. Acupuncture for overweight or obese people
19. Acupuncture for Parkinson's Disease
20. Acupuncture for premenstrual syndrome
21. Acupuncture for primary hypercholesterolaemia
22. Acupuncture for sudden idiopathic sensorineural hearing loss
23. Acupuncture for symptomatic gastroparesis
24. Acupuncture for symptomatic treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy
25. Acupuncture for the prevention of tension-type headache
26. Acupuncture for the treatment of post-operative pain
27. Acupuncture for treatment-related side effects in women with breast cancer
28. Acupuncture for turning a breech baby in pregnancy
29. Acupuncture point stimulation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
30. Adjunctive Peony-Glycyrrhiza Decoction for antipsychotic-induced hyperprolactinemia
31. Alcohol intake reduction for controlling hypertension
32. Alpha-lipoic acid for diabetic peripheral neuropathy
33. Alternative prophylactic therapies (acupuncture and/or moxibustion) for reducing blood loss in the third stage of labour
34. Animal-assisted therapy for people with serious mental illness
35. Antioxidant treatments for schizophrenia
36. Antioxidants for acute pancreatitis
37. Art therapy for people with dementia
38. Ayurvedic herbal preparations for hypercholesterolaemia
39. Behavioural therapies versus treatment as usual for depression
40. Biofeedback for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
41. Branched-chain amino acid supplementation for improving nutrition in term and preterm neonates
42. Buteyko breathing for asthma
43. Caffeine for cognition
44. Calcium and vitamin D for increasing bone mineral density in premenopausal women
45. Calcium supplementation commencing before or early in pregnancy, or food fortification with calcium, for preventing hypertensive disorders of pregnancy
46. Calcium supplementation for prevention of primary hypertension
47. Calcium supplementation for weight reduction in overweight or obese people
48. Calcium, vitamin D or recombinant parathyroid hormone for managing post-thyroidectomy hypoparathyroidism
49. Cannabinoids for chronic neuropathic pain
50. Cannabinoids for nausea and vomiting in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
51. Capsaicin for non-allergic rhinitis
52. Carbohydrate or fat-restricted diets for obesity
53. Chelation for autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
54. Chinese herbal medicine alone or combined with vitamins for gastric precancerous lesions
55. Chinese herbal medicine for advanced pancreatic cancer
56. Chinese herbal medicine for treating recurrent urinary tract infections in women
57. Chinese herbal medicines for adverse events of transarterial chemoembolization in patients with primary liver cancer
58. Chinese herbal medicines for the treatment of neonatal jaundice
59. Chinese herbal medicines for unexplained recurrent miscarriage
60. Chinese medicinal herbs for vaginal bleeding of medical abortion
61. Citicoline (CDP-choline) for traumatic brain injury
62. Cognitive-emotional interventions for breathlessness in adults with advanced diseases
63. Combined large neutral amino acid supplementation for phenylketonuria (PKU)
64. Comparison of medicinal herbs for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
65. Complementary and alternative therapies for post-caesarean pain
66. Complementary and alternative therapies for shortening labour
67. Complementary therapies for chronic plaque psoriasis
68. Cordyceps sinensis (a traditional Chinese medicine) for kidney transplant recipients
69. Cordyceps sinensis for hypertension in adults
70. Coriolus versicolor mushroom for colorectal cancer treatment
71. Cranberries for treating asymptomatic bacteriuria during pregnancy
72. Cyclamen europaeum extract for acute sinusitis
73. Dietary advice for schizophrenia
74. Dietary fibre for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
75. Dietary interventions for adult cancer survivors
76. Different strains of probiotics for preventing morbidity and mortality in preterm infants: a network meta-analysis
77. EEG neurofeedback for executive functions in children with neurodevelopmental challenges
78. Effectiveness of provision of animal-source foods for supporting optimal growth and development in children 6 to 59 months of age
79. The effects of oral vitamin D supplementation on linear growth and non-communicable diseases among infants and children younger than five years of age
80. Effects of preventive oral supplementation with iron or iron with folic acid for women following childbirth
81. Electrical stimulation for treating pressure ulcers
82. Electrical stimulation with non-implanted devices for stress urinary incontinence in women
83. Enteral zinc supplementation for prevention of morbidity and mortality in preterm neonates
84. Ephedrine for myasthenia gravis
85. Fiber and bulking agents for the treatment of chronic constipation
86. Fish oil supplements for rheumatoid arthritis
87. Fish oil supplements for the prevention and treatment of hypertension in adults
88. Fish oil-based lipid emulsions versus standard lipid emulsions for prevention of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in children
89. Fish oil-based lipid emulsions versus standard lipid emulsions for treatment of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in children
90. Folate supplementation in patients with sickle cell disease
91. Folate supplementation in people with sickle cell disease
92. Ginkgo biloba for cognitive improvement in healthy individuals
93. Ginkgo biloba versus placebo for schizophrenia
94. Ginseng for erectile dysfunction
95. Ginseng for improving the quality of life in people with cancer
96. Glutamine for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
97. Glutamine for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
98. Glycyrrhizin for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
99. Glycyrrhizin versus antiviral drugs for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
100. Guided imagery for treating hypertension in pregnancy
101. Helminths for asthma
102. Herbal medicinal products or preparations for neuropathic pain
103. Herbal medicine for diabetic retinopathy
104. Herbal medicine for relapse and metastasis in patients operated for colorectal cancer
105. Herbal medicines for systemic lupus erythematosus
106. Herbal medicines for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease
107. Herbal medicines for type 1 diabetes mellitus
108. Homeopathic remedies for preventing and treating acute respiratory tract infections in children
109. Homeopathy for osteoarthritis
110. Humanistic therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression
111. Humanistic therapies versus treatment as usual for depression
112. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for persistent post-concussion syndrome following mild traumatic brain injury
113. Hypnosis for pain management during labour and childbirth
114. Hypnosis for preventing preterm labour
115. Immunonutrition for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in adults
116. Inosine for multiple sclerosis
117. Inositol for subfertile women with polycystic ovary syndrome
118. Interpersonal, cognitive analytic and other integrative therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression
119. Intranasal oxytocin for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
120. Intranasal phototherapy for allergic rhinitis
121. Ketogenic diet for primary brain and spinal cord tumours
122. L-acetylcarnitine for fragile X syndrome
123. Lactoferrin for the post-operative management of term neonates after gastrointestinal surgery
124. Leeches (Hirudinea) for osteoarthritis
125. Light therapy for preventing seasonal affective disorder
126. Lipid-based nutrient supplements for pregnant women and their impact on pregnancy, birth, and infant developmental outcomes in stable and emergency settings
127. Listening to music for improving sleep in adults with insomnia
128. Lutein and zeaxanthin for reducing morbidity and mortality in preterm infants
129. Magnetic seizure therapy for people with schizophrenia
130. Manual therapy with exercise for neck pain
131. Marine-derived n-3 fatty acids therapy for stroke
132. Massage therapy for preventing pressure ulcers
133. Maternal prenatal and/or postnatal n-3 fish oil supplementation for preventing allergies in early childhood
134. Maternal probiotic supplementation for prevention of morbidity and mortality in preterm infants
135. The McKenzie method for (sub)acute non-specific low-back pain
136. The McKenzie method for chronic non-specific low-back pain
137. Medicinal herbs for acute hepatitis B
138. Meditation for adult patients with haematological malignancies
139. Melatonin and agomelatine for preventing seasonal affective disorder
140. Melatonin for preoperative anxiety in adults
141. Melatonin for the promotion of sleep in the intensive care unit
142. Melatonin for tinnitus
143. Melatonin for treating pre-eclampsia
144. Melatonin in cancer treatment
145. Mind-body movement therapies for Parkinson's disease
146. Mindfulness-based parenting programmes for improving psychosocial outcomes in children from birth to age 18 and their parents
147. Mindfulness-based stress reduction for family carers of people with dementia
148. Mindfulness-based stress reduction for women diagnosed with breast cancer
149. Modified dietary fat intake for treatment of gallstone disease
150. Moxibustion for alleviating side effects of chemotherapy or radiotherapy in cancer patients
151. Moxibustion for stroke rehabilitation
152. Music for pain relief
153. Music therapy for people with substance use disorders
154. Myo-inositol for preventing gestational diabetes
155. N-acetylcysteine as an adjuvant therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication
156. N-acetylcysteine for non-paracetamol (acetaminophen)-related acute liver failure
157. Neuroaid for improving recovery after ischemic stroke
158. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) for patellofemoral pain syndrome
159. Neuromuscular electrostimulation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
160. Non-hormonal therapy for hot flushes in postmenopausal women
161. Non-pharmacological interventions for managing dental anxiety in children
162. Omega 3 fatty acids for the treatment of dementia and cognitive impairment
163. Omega 6 fatty acids for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
164. Omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids for dry eye syndrome
165. Omega-3 fatty acids for depression in adults
166. Omega-3 fatty acids for vascular access outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease
167. Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
168. Open Dialogue for psychosis or severe mental illness
169. Oral nutritional supplements for treating venous leg ulcers
170. Oral probiotics for infantile colic
171. Oral protein-based supplements for people with chronic kidney disease requiring dialysis
172. Oral zinc for the prevention of hyperbilirubinemia in neonates
173. Ozone therapy for treating diabetic foot ulcers
174. Pentoxifylline and vitamin E alone or in combination for preventing and treating side effects of radiation therapy and concomitant chemoradiotherapy
175. Perioperative prebiotics, probiotics or synbiotics for elective abdominal surgery in adults
176. Physical activity for improving the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents
177. Physical interventions (orthoses, splints, exercise and manual therapy) for treating plantar heel pain
178. Phytoestrogens in the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis
179. Polyunsaturated fat intake for prevention of cardiovascular disease
180. Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infancy for the prevention of allergy and food hypersensitivity
181. Preschool and school-based mindfulness programmes for improving mental health and cognitive functioning in young people aged 3 to 18 years
182. Prescribed hypocaloric nutrition support for critically ill adults
183. Probiotic agents for the treatment of diarrhoea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
184. Probiotics as adjunctive therapy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection
185. Probiotics for fibromyalgia
186. Probiotics for preventing urinary tract infections in adults and children
187. Probiotics for preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia
188. Probiotics for the post-operative management of term neonates after gastrointestinal surgery
189. Probiotics for the prevention or treatment of chemotherapy or radiotherapy related diarrhoea in cancer patients
190. Probiotics for the prevention or treatment of hyperbilirubinaemia in late preterm and term neonates
191. Probiotics to prevent infantile colic
192. Provision of folic acid for reducing arsenic toxicity in arsenic-exposed children and adults
193. Psychodynamic therapies versus treatment as usual for depression
194. Psychological therapies for the prevention of migraine in adults
195. Qigong for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
196. Reduced salt intake for heart failure
197. Reflexology for treatment of constipation
198. Reiki treatment for psychological symptoms
199. Restriction of salt intake and other dietary modifications for the treatment of Ménière's disease or syndrome
200. Role of homeopathic medicines in prevention and treatment of paralytic ileus
201. Saline irrigation for allergic rhinitis
202. Selenium supplementation during pregnancy for improving maternal and newborn outcomes
203. Short chain fatty acids (butyrate) for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
204. Sophorus species for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
205. Systemic nutritional interventions for treating foot ulcers in people with diabetes
206. Tai Chi for hypertension
207. Tai chi for schizophrenia
208. Tai Chi for type 2 diabetes mellitus
209. Testosterone supplementation for mild cognitive impairment and dementia
210. Tong-xin-luo capsule for patients with coronary heart disease after percutaneous coronary intervention
211. Topical herbal interventions for gingivitis
212. Topical oils for the prevention or treatment of dry skin in term infants
213. Traditional Chinese herbal medicine for vascular dementia
214. Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs for condyloma acuminatum
215. Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
216. Transcranial laser therapy for acute ischemic stroke
217. Transcranial magnetic stimulation for post-traumatic stress disorder
218. Transcranial magnetic stimulation for schizophrenia
219. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic low-back pain
220. Vitamin A supplementation for postpartum women
221. Vitamin and mineral supplementation for maintaining cognitive function in cognitively healthy people in late life
222. Vitamin and mineral supplementation for maintaining cognitive function in cognitively healthy people in mid life
223. Vitamin and mineral supplementation for prevention of dementia or delaying cognitive decline in people with mild cognitive impairment
224. Vitamin B for treating diabetic peripheral neuropathy
225. Vitamin C for preventing complex regional pain syndrome (type I) after wrist fractures in adults
226. Vitamin D supplementation in infancy for improving bone density
227. Vitamin D with or without calcium for treating osteoporosis in postmenopausal women
228. Vitamin E supplementation for adults with diabetes mellitus
229. Vitamin K for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in post-menopausal women
230. Vitamin K for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
231. Vitamins and minerals for the prevention of colorectal adenomas and carcinomas
232. Vitex agnus castus for premenstrual syndrome
233. Workplace lighting for improving mood and alertness in daytime workers
234. Xylitol-containing products for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents
235. Yoga as part of a package of care versus non-standard care for schizophrenia
236. Yoga as part of a package of care versus standard care for schizophrenia
237. Yoga for schizophrenia
238. Yoga for stroke rehabilitation
239. Zinc for preventing and treating the common cold