Further Reading on Anthroposophic Medicine and AMR
Antibiotic resistance, integrative approach in anthroposophic medicine and anthroposophic hospitals, a presentation by IVAA Board President Thomas Breitkreuz [pdf]
The Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Reducing the Problem of Antimicrobial Resistance [pdf], a joint IVAA and EuroCAM paper published in 2015
Esther T van der Werf et al., Do NHS GP surgeries employing GPs additionally trained in integrative or complementary medicine have lower antibiotic prescribing rates? Retrospective cross-sectional analysis of national primary care prescribing data in England, BMJ Open, 2018.
Esther T. Kok et al., Resistance to Antibiotics and Antifungal Medicinal Products: Can Complementary and Alternative Medicine Help Solve the Problem in Common Infection Diseases? The Introduction of a Dutch Research Consortium, Evid Based Complement Alternat Med., 2015.
Hamre HJ et al., Anthroposophic vs. conventional therapy of acute respiratory and ear infections: a prospective outcomes study, Wien Klin Wochenschr, 2005.
Further Reading on Anthroposophic Medicine and Oncology
Misteltherapie.de, further information on mistletoe therapy in German
GS Kienle, et al., Individualized Integrative Cancer Care in Anthroposophic Medicine: A Qualitative Study of the Concepts and Procedures of Expert Doctors. Integr Cancer Ther. 2016 Dec;15(4):478-494.
GS Kienle, et al. Influence of Viscum album L (European Mistletoe) Extracts on Quality of Life in Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review of Controlled Clinical Studies. Integr Cancer Ther. 2010, 9 (2), 142–157.
W Tröger, et al., Viscum album [L.] extract therapy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer: a randomised clinical trial on overall survival. Eur J Cancer. 2013 Dec;49(18):3788-97
W Tröger, et al., Quality of life of patients with advanced pancreatic cancer during treatment with mistletoe: a randomized controlled trial. Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2014 Jul 21;111(29-30):493-502
F Schad, et al., Overall survival of stage IV non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with Viscum album L. in addition to chemotherapy, a real-world observational multicenter analysis. PLOS ONE. 2018, 13(8): e0203058
H Greenlee, et al., Clinical practice guidelines on the evidence‐based use of integrative therapies during and after breast cancer treatment. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 2017, 67: 194-232