- Independent replication of pre-clinical research in homeopathy: a systematic reviewA J Vickers
Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital
Forsch Komplementarmed 6:311-20. 1999..To determine whether any pre-clinical research in homoeopathy has been independently replicated...
- Clinical trials of homeopathy and placebo: analysis of a scientific debateA J Vickers
Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital, United Kingdom
J Altern Complement Med 6:49-56. 2000..Homeopathy is controversial, primarily because of the use of medicines diluted beyond the Avogadro limit. This article examines the scientific debate on whether homeopathy can have effects greater than placebo in humans...
- Homoeopathic Oscillococcinum for preventing and treating influenza and influenza-like syndromesA J Vickers
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Integrative Medicine Service, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD001957. 2006..The rationale for its use in influenza comes from the homoeopathic principle of 'let like be cured by like'. This medicine is manufactured from wild duck heart and liver, which are said to be reservoirs for influenza viruses...
- Can homeopathically prepared mercury cause symptoms in healthy volunteers? A randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trialA J Vickers
Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital, England, United Kingdom
J Altern Complement Med 7:141-8. 2001..To pilot a method for determining whether homeopathically prepared mercury causes more symptoms (a "drug proving") in healthy volunteers than placebo...