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Homeopathy

"Homeopathy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A system of therapeutics founded by Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843), based on the Law of Similars where "like cures like". Diseases are treated by highly diluted substances that cause, in healthy persons, symptoms like those of the disease to be treated.


publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Homeopathy" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Homeopathy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.