Diabetes mellitus and phytotherapy in Turkey


Parildar H., Serter R. , Yesilada E.

JOURNAL OF THE PAKISTAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, vol.61, no.11, pp.1116-1120, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE PAKISTAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1116-1120

Abstract

This study reports a literature review aimed to analyse various studies related to the use of phytotherapy in diabetes mellitus in Turkey in order to provide additional information for healthcare professionals. The incidence of Diabetes Mellitus is rising and many of the diabetics frequently use herbal treatments along with modern medical treatment for glycaemic control and/or improve their well-being.