Anthroposophic medicine and antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

Rising antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a major global health problem - Studies show the significant potential from anthroposophic and other integrative medicine approaches to safely reduce antimicrobial use. Find  IVAAs statement  here.

Have as well a look at the presentation prepared for the CAM Interest Group, European Parliament, Bruxelles 1April 2014 

In November 2015, on occasion of the "Antibiotics Awareness Day", the IVAA together with EUROCAM published the position paper

 The role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in reducing the problem of antimicrobial resistance

Academic literature

...this list is far from complete. Suggested further reading:

IFAEMM, AnthroMed Library, Merkurstab Journal of Anthroposophic Medicine, Medical Section Goetheanum 

Peter Heusser: Anthroposophy and Science. Peter Lang Verlag 2016

Brigitte Ausfeld-Hafter/ Peter Heusser (Hrsg): Erkenntnisgrenzen in Medizin und Wissenschaft - sind sie überwindbar? Peter Lang Verlag 2011

Peter Heusser (Hrsg): Gesundheitsförderung - eine neue Zeitforderung Peter Lang Verlag 2006

Peter Heusser (Hrsg.): Akademische Forschung in der Anthroposophischen Medizin, Peter Lang Verlag 1999

Johannes Rohen (ed.): Functional Morphology. Adonis Press 2015

Gunver S Kienle, Helmut Kiene: Die Mistel in der Onkologie. Fakten und konzeptionelle Grundlagen. Schattauer Verlag Stuttgart New York 2003

Gunver S Kienle et al: Anthroposophic Medicine: An Integrative Medical System Originated in Europe. Global Advances in Health & Medicine Vol 2 No6 Nov 2013

Helmut Kiene: Komplementäre Methodenlehre der klinischen Forschung. Cognition Based Medicine. Springer Verlag Berlin 2001

Jane Ritchie et al.: A Model of Integrated Primary Care: Anthroposophic Medicine. Queen Mary University of London 2001

Arnd Büssing (Ed.): Misteltoe. The Genus Viscum. Harwood Academic Publishers, Amsterdam NL 2000


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