Cochrane Reviews and Protocols related to Complementary Medicine

Here is a list, in alphabetical order, of the reviews and protocols that we have assessed as related to complementary medicine, which are currently available in the Cochrane Library.

Complementary medicine-related reviews published in the Cochrane Library (Issue 3 2019)

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

Complementary medicine-related protocols published in the Cochrane Library (Issue 3 2019)

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