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Annals of Chinese Medicine (ACM) is an interdisciplinary multi-lingual open access journal focusing on clinical studies and basic researches in the field of Chinese Medicine. It aims to be a leading journal to present research advances and achievements in this field and to promote the blending among acupuncture, herbal medicine, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and bio-medicine. Annals of Chinese Medicine covers all aspects of Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture, moxibustion, herbal medicine and other forms of CAM approaches, e.g. mind-body medicine, diet, Taichi, Qigong, meditation, as well as their integration with the conventional medicine.

 

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Zhou et al. Idiopathic mesenteric phlebosclerosis (IMP) with sepsis and death: a case study

2021-10-25

Idiopathic mesenteric phlebosclerosis (IMP) with sepsis and death: a case study

A 50 years old Chinese woman who had taken herbal medicine for three years was diagnosed with IMP. All treatment after admission was in vain and she died 30 days thereafter. Therefore, when a patient with long-term oral intake of herbal medicine, which contains geniposde, presents with unknown ischemia, abdominal pain, mucinous stools, bloody stools, attention should be paid to screen IMP. 

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Vol. 2021 No. 2 (2021): July
Published: 2021-09-29

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Annals of Chinese Medicine (ACM) is a newly established peer-reviewed journal and supports open access. Annals of Chinese Medicine is an interdisciplinary journal focusing on academic research and clinical studies in the field of Chinese Medicine. 
It aims to be a leading journal for studies in this field and to promote the blending among herbal medicine, acupuncture, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and bio-medicine. The editorial board of Annals of Chinese Medicine is committed to publishing high-quality papers on acupuncture an open forum for various disciplines. Annals of Chinese Medicine is included in the LOCKSS/CLOCKSS archiving of PKP Preservation Network.
Annals of Chinese Medicine covers all aspects of Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture,  moxibustion, herbal medicine and other forms of CAM approaches, e.g. mind-body medicine, diet, Taichi, Qigong, meditation, as well as their integration with the conventional medicine.
Article types include but are not limited to, reviews, meta-analyses, clinical trials, clinical protocols,  basic science studies, papers on methodology and medical history or education, conference proceedings, and so on.