Cochrane Reviews and Protocols related to Complementary Medicine

Complementary medicine-related reviews published in the Cochrane Library (Issue 9 2018)

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

Complementary medicine-related Cochrane protocols published in the Cochrane Library (Issue 9 2018)

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