by Dr Shyam Kumar Vaishnav
Allen’s Keynotes is one of Materia Medica’s most widely read books. Given the difficulties readers face in understanding and remembering the materia medica, the author has come up with SELECTIVE POINTERS through ALLEN’S KEYNOTES.
Allen’s Keynotes is one of Materia Medica’s most widely read books. Given the difficulties readers face in understanding and remembering the materia medica, the author has come up with SELECTIVE POINTERS through ALLEN’S KEYNOTES. It’s a collection of similar symptoms in one place, making it easy to remember and distinguish the remedies.
This book is to provide an answer to the vexed question “How shall I get a remedy quickly in a particular group of population & without much effort?”
· the book is divided into 2 sections in which, the most important symptoms are arranged under 11 subsections, based on different phases of life, addictions, seasons along with the Do’s and Don’ts
· its easy for comprehension and also quick for reference and prescription
· The THUMB RULE section gives a different perspective of learning making the reader ponder and go to the depth of Allen’s Keynotes
· Emphasis had been on dividing age groups, gender groups& even on pediatric remedies, a list of drugs has been incorporated for the convenience of students, PG scholars, and the physicians
Dr. Shyam Kumar Vaishnav is a PG Scholar in the Dept. of Materia Medica in Dr. Allu Ramalingaiah Homoeo Medical College, Rajamahendravaram. He stood State 7th in AIAPGET(All India Ayush Post Graduate Entrance Test) 2018. He had put in constant efforts for the CMEs to be organized in the college and has taken active leadership in organizing and conducting medical camps and also selflessly served in spreading awareness and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. The zeal and passion shown by the author has always been iconic.