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

Fundamental works

Rudolf Steiner/Ita Wegman: Grundlegendes für eine Erweiterung der Heilkunst nach geisteswissenschaftlichen Erkenntnissen. GA 27, Rudolf Steiner Verlag, Dornach 1992.

In English: "Extending Practical Medicine. - Fundamental Principles based on the Science of the Spirit". (Trans: A.R. Meuss). Rudolf Steiner Press, London, GB, 1996, 144 pp.

Rudolf Steiner: Die Philosophie der Freiheit. (1894), Dornach 1995.

In English: Intuitive Thinking as a Spiritual Path. A Philosophy of Freedom. Anthroposophic Press Hudson N.Y. USA 1995

Rudolf Steiner: The Foundations of Human Experience, Anthroposophic Press USA, 1996

M. Evans & I. Rodger: Anthroposophical Medicine. Healing for Body, Soul and Spirit. Floris Books, Edinburgh Great Britain 2000 F.

Husemann/O. Wolff: Das Bild des Menschen als Grundlage der Heilkunst I-III, Verlag Freies Geistesleben 1991/2000/2016

In English: The Anthroposophical Approach to Medicine, Vol. 1, 2, 3 Anthroposophic Press, Hudson NY, USA 1982/1987/2003

Michaela Glöckler, Wolfgang Goebel: The Guide to Child Health. Floris Books, Edinburgh 2003

G. Soldner, H.M. Stellmann: Individuelle Pädiatrie. Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, Stuttgart 2002

In English: Individual Paediatrics: Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Aspects of Diagnosis and Counseling -- Anthroposophic-homeopathic Therapy, CRC Press 2014

Michaela Glöckler: A Healing Education. How Can Waldorf Education Meet the Needs of Children? Rudolf Steiner College Press, Fair Oaks, USA 2000

M. Glöckler/M. Debus/R. Heine: Ethical Considerations in Medicine, Persephone, Reports from the Goetheanum, Dornach 2003

Mathias Girke: Innere Medizin 2. Auflage, Salumed Verlag 2012

In English: Internal Medicine, Salumed Verlag 2016  

Glöckler, Michaela: Was ist Anthroposophische Medizin?

Wissenschaftliche Grundlagen, Therapeutische Möglichkeiten, Entwicklungsperspektiven

Verlag am Goetheanum 2017  


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