2011

Homeopathy in Healthcare – Effectiveness, Appropriateness, Safety, Costs

An HTA report on homeopathy as part of the Swiss Complementary Medicine Evaluation Programme

ISBN: 978-3-642-20637-5 (Print) 978-3-642-20638-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VIII

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction

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    Pages 5-7

    Background and objectives of HTA

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    Pages 9-14

    Introduction to the speciality of homeopathy – principles and definition

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    Pages 15-25

    Homeopathy: Research and Research Problems (preclinical and clinical)

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    Pages 27-46

    General problems with clinical trials in research

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    Pages 47-66

    HTA Homeopathy: Methods and Material

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    Pages 67-90

    International Utilisation of Complementary Medical Approaches

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    Pages 91-99

    CAM Conditions and Use in Switzerland

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    Pages 101-126

    Overview of Systematic Reviews on the Clinical Efficacy of Homeopathy

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    Pages 127-157

    Clinical Studies on the Effectiveness of Homeopathy for URTI/A (Upper Respiratory Tract Infections and Allergic Reactions)

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    Pages 159-162

    Safety of Homeopathic Use

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    Pages 163-192

    Cost-effectiveness of Homeopathy

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    Pages 193-204

    Full discussion of the HTA results

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    Pages 205-209

    Synopsis