Intervention Protocol

Cordyceps sinensis (a Chinese medicinal herb) for treating chronic kidney disease

  1. Hong Wei Zhang1,
  2. Yi Fong Ho1,
  3. Zhi Xiu Lin1,*,
  4. Yuk Stewart Tung2,
  5. Tze Hoi Kwan3,
  6. Chun Keung Mok3,
  7. Connie Leung4,
  8. Lai Sum Chan1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group

Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008353


How to Cite

Zhang HW, Ho YF, Lin ZX, Tung YS, Kwan TH, Mok CK, Leung C, Chan LS. Cordyceps sinensis (a Chinese medicinal herb) for treating chronic kidney disease (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD008353. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008353.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Chinese Medicine, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, China

  2. 2

    New Territories West Cluster, Hospital Authority, Department of Clinical Oncology, Hong Kong, China

  3. 3

    Tuen Mun Hospital, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Hong Kong, New Territories, China

  4. 4

    Yan Oi Tong, Medical Services Department, Hong Kong, China

*Zhi Xiu Lin, School of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, China. linzx@cuhk.edu.hk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

This systematic review aims to evaluate the benefits and potential adverse effects of Cordyceps sinensis for the treatment of CKD.