The second item of business for the genuine medical-art practitioner concerns the investigation of the implements appointed for the cure of natural diseases, the investigation of the disease-making power of medicines, in …
Органон Врачебного Искусства
Comment 130 Acute diseases may be individual, sporadic or epidemic. A few of the epidemic diseases are acute miasms.
Acute flare-ups of insanity or frenzy almost always arise from internal psora. They should first be treated with apsoric medicines, followed by continued antipsoric (and possibly antisyphilitic) treatment.
The power of a potentized medicine varies according to how it is administered.
Medicines may be administered by olfaction, inhalation and through the skin.
Antipathic treatments deceive patients with rapid palliative relief.
Mentally and emotionally ill patients should be treated with calm and firmness and without reproach.