Reflection on Effects of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
(2.Hubei Provincial Hospital of Integrated traditional Chinese and Western Medicine)
(3.Wuhan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine)
(4.Xiyuan Hospital, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences)
(5.Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)
【Abstract】Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) belongs to the category of “epidemic disease” in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), and the treatment with integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine has clear efficacy. For moderate patients, integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine therapy can relieve symptoms, shorten the course of treatment, and promote healing; for severe and critical patients, it can reduce lung exudation, control excessive inflammatory reaction, and prevent the disease from worsening; for patients during convalescence, it can eliminate the residual pathogenic factor, strengthen the healthy qi, and promote the rehabilitation.
【Keywords】 coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19); epidemic disease; integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine therapy;
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