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Ginseng: A bibliometric analysis of 40-year journey of global clinical trials
Chen,Weijie; Yao,Peifen; Vong,Chi Teng; Li,Xiuzhu; Chen,Zhejie; Xiao,Jianbo; Wang,Shengpeng; Wang,Yitao
2020-07-30
Source PublicationJournal of Advanced Research
ISSN2090-1232
Volume34Issue:SIPages:187-197
Abstract

Ginseng has a long history of widespread use and remarkable effects as traditional medicine, adjuvant and dietary supplement. The therapeutic value, diverse functionalities and rapid development of ginseng have driven a significant increase in the number of ginseng clinical trials, ranging from its use in various ailments, formulation to safety concerns. Despite the persistent interest in ginseng clinical research, the medical effectiveness of ginseng is inconclusive and there is a lack of bibliometric analysis for the hundreds of ginseng clinical trials in this field. Therefore, this review aims to provide an extensive overview of ginseng clinical trials over the past 40 years (1979–2018) in combination with qualitative and quantitative analysis. The annual clinical trial analysis for time distribution, country and institution network analysis for space cooperation, and statistical analysis for various functions, efficiency and effect size were performed for ginseng clinical trials. Besides, preparation categories, administration routes, and the safety of ginseng clinical trials were also investigated. In conclusion, this review provides new insights into the understanding of global ginseng clinical trials and identifies potential future perspectives on ginseng research and development.

KeywordBibliometrics Clinical Trial Data Analysis Ginseng
DOI10.1016/j.jare.2020.07.016
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Indexed BySCIE ; SSCI
Language英語English
WOS Research AreaScience & Technology - Other Topics
WOS SubjectMultidisciplinary Sciences
WOS IDWOS:000728551300003
Scopus ID2-s2.0-85089154042
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Document TypeJournal article
CollectionUniversity of Macau
Corresponding AuthorWang,Shengpeng; Wang,Yitao
AffiliationState Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine,Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences,University of Macau,China
First Author AffilicationInstitute of Chinese Medical Sciences
Corresponding Author AffilicationInstitute of Chinese Medical Sciences
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Chen,Weijie,Yao,Peifen,Vong,Chi Teng,et al. Ginseng: A bibliometric analysis of 40-year journey of global clinical trials[J]. Journal of Advanced Research,2020,34(SI):187-197.
APA Chen,Weijie,Yao,Peifen,Vong,Chi Teng,Li,Xiuzhu,Chen,Zhejie,Xiao,Jianbo,Wang,Shengpeng,&Wang,Yitao.(2020).Ginseng: A bibliometric analysis of 40-year journey of global clinical trials.Journal of Advanced Research,34(SI),187-197.
MLA Chen,Weijie,et al."Ginseng: A bibliometric analysis of 40-year journey of global clinical trials".Journal of Advanced Research 34.SI(2020):187-197.
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