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Monitoring improvement in health during homeopathic intervention. Development of an assessment tool based on Hering’s Law of Cure: the Hering’s Law Assessment Tool (HELAT). Brien SB, Harrison H, Daniels J, Lewith G. University of Southampton, UK. Homeopathy. 2012 Jan;101(1):28-37.

Clinical Trials of Classical Homeopathy: Reflections on Appropriate Research Designs. M Oberbaum, G Vithoulkas, R van Hasselen. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine Volume 9, number 1, 2003 pg 105 – 111

Falling trees, fractals, and sophistry: some philosophical “biohazards” en route to reconciling biomedicine and homeopathy. Milgrom LR. Programme for Advanced Homeopathic Studies, London, United Kingdom. J Altern Complement Med. 2009 Nov;15(11):1247-54.

Brief homeopathic experimentation: a unique educational tool in Brazil. Marcus Zulian Teixeira. The Department of Clinical Medicine, the School of Medicine, The University of San Paolo Brazil. Advance Access Piblications Ecam 2009: 6(3) 407-414

An exploratory study on scientific investigations in homeopathy using medical analyzer. Mishra N, Muraleedharan KC, Paranjpe AS, Munta DK, Singh H, Nayak C. 1 Regional Research Institute for Homoeopathy , CCRH, Mumbai, India. J Altern Complement Med. 2011 Aug;17(8):705-10.

Diagnostic test evaluation by patient-outcome study in homeopathy: balancing of feasibility and validity. Rutten AL, Stolper CF. homeopathic physician, Committee for Methods and Validation of the Dutch association for homeopathic doctors (VHAN), Wageningen, the Netherlands. J Eval Clin Pract. 2009 Dec;15(6):1230-5.

Homeopathic ethanol. Kream RM, Stefano GB. Neuroscience Research Institute, State University of New York-College at Old Westbury, Old Westbury, NY 11568, USA. Med Sci Monit. 2008 Sep;14(9):SC11-3

Electrical impedance and HV plasma images of high dilutions of sodium chloride. Assumpção R. Universidade Estadual de Campinas – UNICAMP, Cidade Universitária Zeferino Vaz, Campinas, SP 13083-970, Brazil. Homeopathy. 2008 Jul;97(3):129-33.

Delayed luminescence of high homeopathic potencies on sugar globuli. Lenger K, Bajpai RP, Drexel M. Naturheilpraxis, Kaiserstrasse 28, D-63065 Offenbach, Germany. Homeopathy. 2008 Jul;97(3):134-40.

‘Homeopathy’: untangling the debate. Relton C, O’Cathain A, Thomas KJ. University of Sheffield, Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health & Related Research, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK. Homeopathy. 2008 Jul;97(3):152-5.

Believing in order to understand: Hahnemann’s hierarchisation of values. Schmidt JM. Department of the History of Medicine, University of Munich, Germany. Homeopathy. 2008 Jul;97(3):156-60

Principles of complementary medicine in terms of a suggested scientific basis. Popp FA. Institute of Biophysics (IIB e.V.), Governmental Foundation Hombroich Raketenstation, D- 41472 Neuss, Germany. Indian J Exp Biol. 2008 May;46(5):378-83

Understanding homeopathic decision-making: a qualitative study. Burch AL, Dibb B, Brien SB. Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, UK. Forsch Komplementmed. 2008 Aug;15(4):218-25. Epub 2008 Jul 29.

Medical rationalities and integrality. Tesser CD, Luz MT. Departamento de Saúde Pública, Campus Universitário, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, SC. Cien Saude Colet. 2008 Jan-Feb;13(1):195-206.

Homeopathy and the new fundamentalism: a critique of the critics Milgrom LR. The Homeopathy Research Institute, London, United Kingdom. lionel.milgrom@hotmail.com J Altern Complement Med. 2008 Jun;14(5):589-94

Truth, proof and evidence: homeopathy and the medical paradigm Swayne J. Faculty of Homeopathy, Tanzy Cottage, Middle Street, Rimpton, Somerset BA22 8AQ, UK Homeopathy. 2008 Apr;97(2):89-95

Treating Leick with like: response to criticisms of the use of entanglement to illustrate homeopathy Milgrom LR. Homeopathy Research Institute, 63 Vale Road, London N4 1PP Homeopathy. 2008 Apr;97(2):96-9

Homeopathy: a humanistic approach to medical practice Teixeira MZ. Disciplina Fundamentos da Homeopatia-MCM0773, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2007 Nov-Dec;53(6):547-9

Quantum physics, medicine and insurances Lambeck M. Optisches Institut, Berlin Versicherungsmedizin. 2007 Dec 1;59(4):179-85

Laboratory Research in Homeopathy Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani-741235, W.B., India Integrative Cancer Therapies, Vol. 5, No. 4, 320-332 (2006)

Priorities and methods for developing the evidence profile of homeopathy Recommendations of the ECH General Assembly and XVIII Symposium of GIRI M. Van Wassenhoven, European Committee for Homeopathy, Chaussée de Bruxelles, 132, B-1190 Brussels, Belgium Homeopathy Volume 94, Issue 2, April 2005, Pages 107-124

On the scientific status of homeopathy Chibeni SS. Departamento de Filosofia, Universidade, Estadual de Campinas, Brazil. chibeni@unicamp.br Br Homeopath J. 2001 Apr;90(2):92-8

Classification of systems and methods used in biological basic research on homeopathy Van Wijk R, Albrecht H.Faculty of Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, The Netherlands Homeopathy. 2007 Oct;96(4):247-51

Toward a unified theory of homeopathy and conventional medicine Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, South Kensington, United Kingdom. J Altern Complement Med. 2007 Sep;13(7):759-70

A logical approach to homeopathy based on scientific research M Bastide1, RP Halm1 1 University of Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France

Homeopathy, biophotone field and healing R Van Wijk1, EPA Van Wijk1 1 Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands; International Institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany; MeLuNa, Geldermalsen, The Netherlands

Homeopathy and the Viral Cause of Chronic Diseases Joao Nuno Bento

Towards a New Model of the Homeopathic Process Based on Quantum Field Theory L.R. Milgrom Department of Chemistry, Imperial College, London, UK Forsch Komplementärmed 2006;13:174-183

Patient-Practitioner-Remedy (PPR) Entanglement, Part 7: a gyroscopic metaphor for the vital force and its use to illustrate some of the empirical laws of homeopathy Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK. Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd. 2004 Aug;11(4):212-23

Patient-Practitioner-Remedy (PPR) entanglement, Part 8: ‘Laser-like’ action of the homeopathic therapeutic encounter as predicted by a gyroscopic metaphor for the vital force Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, Great Britain. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd. 2005 Aug;12(4):206-13. Epub 2005 Aug 29

Bayes, likelihood ratio and homeopathy L Rutten Breda, The Netherlands

Is homeopathy possible? Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, South Kensington, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK. l.milgrom@ic.ac.uk J R Soc Health. 2006 Sep;126(5):211-8

Entanglement model of homeopathy as an example of generalized entanglement predicted by weak quantum theory Walach H. Samueli Institute-European Office, Institut für Umweltmedizin und Krankenhaushygiene, Klinikum der Universität, Freiburg i.Br., Germany. walach@ukl.uni-freiburg.de Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd. 2003 Aug;10(4):192-200

Homeopathy and biomedicine: the missing links. The ‘divided legacy’ reunited? M Brands University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 5. Can homeopathic remedy reactions be outcomes of PPR entanglement? Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2004 Apr;93(2):94-8

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 2: Extending the metaphor for homeopathy using molecular quantum theory Milgrom LR.Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London, UK Homeopathy. 2003 Jan;92(1):35-43

The placebo-controlled trial as a test of complementary and alternative medicine: observations from research experience of individualised homeopathic treatment Weatherley-Jones E, Thompson EA, Thomas KJ. Medical Care Research Unit, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK. e.weatherley-jones@sheffield.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2004 Oct;93(4):186-9

Journeys in The Country of The Blind: Entanglement Theory and The Effects of Blinding on Trials of Homeopathy and Homeopathic Provings Lionel R. Milgrom Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London SW7 2AZ, UK eCAM 2007 4(1):7-16; doi:10.1093/ecam/nel062

Patient–practitioner–remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 3. Refining the quantum metaphor for homeopathy LR Milgrom Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK Homeopathy (2003) 92, 152–160

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 1: a qualitative, non-local metaphor for homeopathy based on quantum theory LR Milgrom Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London, UK Homeopathy (2002) 91, 239–248

Entanglement, knowledge, and their possible effects on the outcomes of blinded trials of homeopathic provings Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom. Lmilgrom@ic.ac.uk J Altern Complement Med. 2006 Apr;12(3):271-9

Are randomized controlled trials (RCTs) redundant for testing the efficacy of homeopathy? A critique of RCT methodology based on entanglement theory Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom. l.milgrom@ic.ac.uk J Altern Complement Med. 2005 Oct;11(5):831-8

What is the therapeutically active ingredient of homeopathic potencies? Weingärtner O. Department of Basic Research, Dr. Reckeweg & Co. GmbH, Berliner Ring 32, D-64625 Bensheim, Germany. dr.weingaertner@reckeweg.de Homeopathy. 2003 Jul;92(3):145-51

Complexity science and homeopathy: a synthetic overview Bellavite P. Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico-Biomediche, University of Verona Ospedale Policlinico, Piazza L.A. Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy. paolo.bellavite@univr.it Homeopathy. 2003 Oct;92(4):203-12

Translating a nonlinear systems theory model for homeopathy into empirical tests Bell IR, Baldwin CM, Schwartz GE.Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA Altern Ther Health Med. 2002 May-Jun;8(3):58-66

Bayesian homeopathy: talking normal again Rutten AL. Commissie Methode en Validering VHAN (Dutch Association of Homeopathic Physicians), The Netherlands. lexrtn@concepts.nl Homeopathy. 2007 Apr;96(2):120-4

Entanglement and some heretical thoughts about homeopathy Hyland ME. School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 AA, UK. mhyland@plymouth.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2005 Apr;94(2):105-6

The starting point: pathography Swayne J. Faculty of Homeopathy, London, UK. jem.swayne@btinternet.com Homeopathy. 2002 Jan;91(1):22-5

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 4. Towards classification and unification of the different entanglement models for homeopathy Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, South Kensington, London, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2004 Jan;93(1):34-42

“Torque-like” action of remedies and diseases on the vital force and their consequences for homeopathic treatment Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, London, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk J Altern Complement Med. 2006 Nov;12(9):915-29

Clinical trials of classical homeopathy: reflections on appropriate research designs Oberbaum M, Vithoulkas G, Van Haselen R. Institute of Research on Complementary Medicine and The Center of Integrated Complementary Medicine, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel. oberbaum@netvision.net.il J Altern Complement Med. 2003 Feb;9(1):105-11

Facts and a postulate on the mode of action of potentiated remedies Widakowich J. Med Hypotheses. 1996 Jul;47(1):15-7

A communication process: a new paradigm applied to high-dilution effects on the living body Bastide M, Lagache A.University of Montpellier, France Altern Ther Health Med. 1997 Jul;3(4):35-9

The colour of the homeopathic improvement: the multidimensional nature of the response to homeopathic therapy Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Vithoulkas G. The Center for Integrative Complementary Medicine, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel. oberbaum@szmc.org.il Homeopathy. 2005 Jul;94(3):196-9

Is homeopathy accessible to research? Walach H. Psychologisches Institut, Universität Freiburg Schweiz Rundsch Med Prax. 1994 Dec 20;83(51-52):1439-47

The puzzle of homeopathy Reilly D. Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital, Scotland, United Kingdom. davidreilly@compuserve.com J Altern Complement Med. 2001;7 Suppl 1:S103-9

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 6. Miasms revisited: non-linear quantum theory as a model for the homeopathic process Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2004 Jul;93(3):154-8

Towards understanding molecular mechanisms of action of homeopathic drugs: an overview Khuda-Bukhsh AR. Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, West Bengal, India. arkb@klyuniv.ernet.in Mol Cell Biochem. 2003 Nov;253(1-2):339-45

Can the caged bird sing? Reflections on the application of qualitative research methods to case study design in homeopathic medicine Thompson TD. Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, UK. trevor.thompson@bristol.ac.uk BMC Med Res Methodol. 2004 Feb 9;4:4

The nature of the active ingredient in ultramolecular dilutions Weingärtner O. Department of Basic Research, Dr. Reckeweg & Co. GmbH, Berliner Ring 32, D 64625 Bensheim, Germany. Homeopathy. 2007 Jul;96(3):220-6

Patient-practitioner-remedy (PPR) entanglement. Part 3. Refining the quantum metaphor for homeopathy Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2003 Jul;92(3):152-60

The sound of two hands clapping: could homeopathy work locally and non-locally? Milgrom LR. Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK. l.milgrom@imperial.ac.uk Homeopathy. 2005 Apr;94(2):100-4

Pharmacodynamic principles of homeopathy Widakowich J. Bromma, Sweden Med Hypotheses. 2000 May;54(5):721-2

Do constitutional types really exist? A further study using grade of membership analysis Davidson J, Fisher P, van Haselen R, Woodbury M, Connor K. Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA. tolme@acpub.duke.edu Br Homeopath J. 2001 Jul;90(3):138-47

On the interplay between evidence and theory: Dr. Hahnemann’s homeopathic medicine Mosini V. Università di Roma “La Sapienza” Physis Riv Int Stor Sci. 2005;42(2):521-44

Hypothesis: do homeopathic medicines exert their action in humans and animals via the vomeronasal system? McGuigan M. moiramcguigan@aol.com Homeopathy. 2007 Apr;96(2):113-9

The vital sensation of the minerals: reducing uncertainty in homeopathic prescribing Thompson EA, Geraghty J. Bristol Homeopathic Hospital, United Bristol Healthcare Trust, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JU, UK. Elizabeth.thompson@ubht.nhs.uk Homeopathy. 2007 Apr;96(2):102-7

Immunoregulation via ‘bystander suppression’ needs minute amounts of substances–a basis for homeopathic therapy? Heine H, Schmolz M. Department of Antihomotoxic Medicine, Biologische Heilmittel Heel GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany Med Hypotheses. 2000 Mar;54(3):392-3

The octave potencies convention: a mathematical model of dilution and succussion Anick DJ. Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Centre Bldg. 11, 115 Mill St., Belmont, MA 02478, USA. david.anick@rcn.com Homeopathy. 2007 Jul;96(3):202-8

The silica hypothesis for homeopathy: physical chemistry Anick DJ, Ives JA. Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA. david.anick@rcn.com Homeopathy. 2007 Jul;96(3):189-95

Immunology and Homeopathy. 5. The Rationale of the ‘Simile’ Bellavite P, Ortolani R, Pontarollo F, Pitari G, Conforti A. Department of Scienze Morfologico-Biomediche, University of Verona, Piazza L. A. Scuro, 37134 Verona, Association for Integrative Medicine ‘Giovanni Scolaro’, Department of Basic and Applied Biology, University of L’Aquila and Department of Medicina e Sanità Pubblica, University of Verona, Italy Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2007 Jun;4(2):149-163. Epub 2007 Feb 5

On chemical medicine, thermodynamics, and homeopathy Tiller WA. The William A. Tiller Foundation for New Science, Payson, AZ 85541-5731, USA. bill@tiller.org J Altern Complement Med. 2006 Sep;12(7):685-93

The origin of hormesis: historical background and driving forces Henschler D. Department of Toxicology, University of Würzburg, Germany. schraut@toxi.uni-wuerzburg.de Hum Exp Toxicol. 2006 Jul;25(7):347-51

The defining role of structure (including epitaxy) in the plausibility of homeopathy Rao ML, Roy R, Bell IR, Hoover R. The Materials Research Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA. mur21@psu.edu Homeopathy. 2007 Jul;96(3):175-82

Historical blunders: how toxicology got the dose-response relationship half right Calabrese EJ. Environmental Health Sciences Program, School of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 01003, USA. edwardc@schoolph.umass.edu Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2005 Dec 14;51(7):643-54

Models for explaining the homeopathic healing process: a historical and critical account of principles central to homeopathy Guajardo G, Wilson J. Av. Larroque 1709, Col Nueva, Mexicali BC. Mexico cp 21100. gguajardo@telecom1.net Homeopathy. 2005 Jan;94(1):44-8