As per available reports about 100 journals, 162 Conferences, 30 workshops are presently dedicated exclusively to Integrative Medicineand about 366282 articles are being published on the current trends in Integrative Medicine. In terms of research annually, USA, India, Japan, Brazil and Canada are some of the leading countries where maximum studies related to proteomics are being carried out. As reported in article- Hemangi Rajput - ” Treatment of Chronic Alcoholism: An Integrated Approach” - Integrated medicine is also called Alternative medicine ; Alternative medicine coupled with conventional and psychosocial therapies has been shown to be greatly effective in treating chronic alcoholism with positive treatment outcomes. Herbs like Kudzu, Tangerine Peel, Gentian and Bupleurum have been used efficaciously to treat chronic alcoholism and reduce liver toxicity.
This article reviews the herbs Kudzu, Tangerine Peel, Gentian and Bupleurum with respect to their actions on the enzymes alcohol and acetaldehyde dehydrogenase. We further explore the genetic and pathophysiological basis of alcoholism while unraveling genetic polymorphisms in the genes involved in metabolic and effector action pathways that have an important bearing on why some individuals are addicted to alcohol, have severe withdrawal response and increased tendency to relapse. In this article we mainly discuss the role of alternative medicine, specifically in context with the above mentioned herbs for their role in inhibiting production of acetaldehyde dehydrogenase, suppressing craving, regulating blood glucose balance and reducing hepatotoxicity in chronic alcoholics.
The Journal of Alternative & Integrative Medicine is an academic journal – hosted by OMICS International – a pioneer in open access publishing–and is listed among the top 10 journals in Alternative & Integrative Medicine. Each year research scientists have noticed a rise in the number of congresses being held in this field. The Journal of Alternative & Integrative Medicine provides a unique platform to researchers and scientist to explore the advanced and latest research developments in the field of Alternative & Integrative Medicine, thus bridging the gap between researchers and young scientists.
|OMICS International hosts over 700 leading-edge peer reviewed Open Access Journals and organize over 3000 International Conferences annually all over the world. OMICS International journals have over 3 million readers and the fame and success of the same can be attributed to the strong editorial board which contains over 50000 eminent personalities that ensure a rapid, quality and quick review process. OMICS International signed an agreement with more than 1000 International Societies to make healthcare information Open Access.
List of major Integrative Medicine and related journals
- Journal of Alternative & Integrative Medicine
- Journal of Integrative Medicine
- Journal of Experimental and Integrative Medicine
- Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine
- Advances in Integrative Medicine
- European Journal of Integrative Medicine
List of major Integrative Medicine and related Conferences
- 2nd International Conference & Exhibition on Traditional & Alternative Medicine ·
- Integrative Medicine & Health 2016 · Alternative Medicine Conference
- Integrative Health Conferences
- Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect
- Integrative Medicine - A Clinician's Journal - Conferences
- 2014 Conference - American Holistic Medical Association
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This page was last updated on 30thOct 2014