The Philadelphia Journal of Homoeopathy, 1854-5, Vol. 3
Excerpt from The Philadelphia Journal of Homoeopathy, 1854-5, Vol. 3 I quote from the Organon, (page 96, Section VI. 3d American Edition), the language upon which the Opponents of pathological research seem to base their objections, viz., The unprejudiced observer, (however great may be his powers of penetration) aware of the futility of all elaborate speculations that are not confirmed by experience, perceives, in each individual affection nothing, but changes of the state of the body and mind, (traces of disease, casualties, symptoms, ) that are discoverable by the senses alone, that is to say, deviations from the former sound state of health which are felt by the patient himself, remarked by the individuals around him, and observed by the physician. The ensemble of these available signs represents, in its full extent, the disease itself - that is, they constitute the true and only form of it which the mind is capable of conceiving. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.