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Ginseng for improving the quality of life in people with cancer

  1. Farideh Namvar1,*,
  2. Shayesteh Jahanfar2,
  3. Tahereh Fathi Najafi3,
  4. Reza Assadi4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group

Published Online: 22 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 20 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010719


How to Cite

Namvar F, Jahanfar S, Fathi Najafi T, Assadi R. Ginseng for improving the quality of life in people with cancer (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010719. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010719.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University Putra Malaysia (UPM), Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

  2. 2

    University of British Columbia, Department of Public Health, School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada

  3. 3

    Mashhad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Department of Medicine, Mashhad, Khorasan-e-Razavi, Iran

  4. 4

    Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi, Iran

*Farideh Namvar, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), University Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang, Selangor, 43400, Malaysia. farideh.namvar@gmail.com. farideh.namvar@putra.upm.edu.my.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 22 AUG 2013

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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:

To assess the effects of ginseng supplementation for improving general quality of life and for reducing cancer-related fatigue and sleep disorders in people with cancer.