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JOURNAL OF BEIJIGN UNIVERSITY OF TRADITIONAL CHINE ›› 2014, Vol. 37 ›› Issue (11): 732-735.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1006-2157.2014.11.003

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Characteristics of Chinese medicine syndromes and syndrome elements on hypertension based on literature

QI Yi-xin1, 2, XIE Yan-ming1, LI Yuan-yuan1   

  1. 1 Institute of Basic Research in Clinical Medicine,China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences,Beijing 100700;
    2 Ophthalmology Hospital, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Received:2014-07-11 Online:2014-11-30 Published:2014-11-30

Abstract: Objective To investigate the rule of TCM syndromes, combination and distribution of syndrome elements on hypertension, so as to provide a basis for standardization of TCM research on hypertension. Methods After search the literature of TCM treatment of hypertension from 1986 to 2013, database was established by Note Express software, followed by frequency and rate of the syndrome elements were collected and calculated by SPSS 12.0 statistical software. Results Altogether 91 895 cases and 57 Chinese medicine syndromes were involved in 3 986 articles. The main syndromes were ranked as following: hyperactivity of liver-yang (25.32%), hyperactive liver fire (18.07%), phlegm turbidity obstruction (8.23%), liver-kidney yin deficiency (6.99%), deficiency of yin and yang(6.94%), kidney qi deficiency (5.89%). And syndrome elements were distributed into excess syndrome (yang hyperactivity,internal heat, phlegm turbidity,liver wind, blood stasis and liver qi stagnation) and deficiency syndrome(yin deficiency and qi deficiency). Affecting targets of syndrome elements located in liver, kidney and heart. Conclusion In view of complicated TCM diagnosis principles of hypertension and clinical syndromes, the study of syndrome and syndrome elements is crucial to standardization of TCM differentiation and treatment of hypertension.

Key words: hypertension, TCM medicine syndrome, syndrome elements

CLC Number: 

  • R259.441+1