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Table 1 Search term identifiers

From: Efficacy and safety of traditional Chinese medicines for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: a systematic literature review of randomized controlled trials

Category Entry search terms in English Entry search terms in Chinese
RCT Clinical 隨機AND對照AND臨床試驗
Triala 隨機AND對照AND臨床研究
NAFLD "Nonalcoholic fatty" 非酒精性脂肪肝
"Non-alcoholic fatty" 非酒精性脂肪性肝病
"Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease" [mesh] 非酒精性脂肪性肝炎
Nonalcoholic AND "fatty liver" [mesh]  
Non-alcoholic AND "fatty liver" [mesh]  
"Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis"  
TCM Phytotherapy 中醫
Herbal medicinea 中藥
Plant preparationa 草藥
Chinese medicinea  
Complementary medicinea  
“Drugs, Chinese herbal” [Mesh]  
“Medicine, Chinese traditional” [Mesh]  
“Medicine, traditional” [Mesh]  
“Plant preparations” [Mesh]  
Medicinal planta  
Plant medicinal producta  
  1. AND retrieves results that include all the search terms
  2. aIncluding but not limited to