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Effect of acupuncture in prevention and treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in patients with advanced cancer: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

  • Qi-wei Li1, 2,
  • Ming-wei Yu1,
  • Guo-wang Yang1,
  • Xiao-min Wang1Email author,
  • Huan Wang1,
  • Chen-xi Zhang1,
  • Na Xue1,
  • Wei-ru Xu1,
  • Qi Fu1,
  • Zhong Yang1 and
  • Lin Yang1

Received: 7 November 2016

Accepted: 5 April 2017

Published: 20 April 2017

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Original Submission
7 Nov 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
15 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Lili Gao
20 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - A Maeda
30 Mar 2017 Author responded Author comments - Qi-wei Li
Resubmission - Version 2
30 Mar 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Apr 2017 Editorially accepted
20 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13063-017-1927-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Beijing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine affiliated with Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China