​Different Types of Repertories

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​Different Types of Repertories, it is possible to obtain the needed correspondence between medicines and disease conditions in a varieties of ways, also there are  Furthermore; Different Types of Repertories, each with its own distinctive advantages in finding the similimum.
The different varieties in this subject have originated from the following two main factors:
(a)  Firstly, The different modes of sorting and arrangement of the rubrics
(b)  Secondly, The different forms of selection and suitable modification of rubrics.
on the basis of the above,  there are approximately more then 160 repertories,  the number of which is increasing day by day with the publication of new repertories covering various aspects.

In ​Different Types of Repertories, they can be classified into categories based on their structure and philosophy. Here are the common classifications:

  • Alphabetical Repertories: These are the most common type and list remedies alphabetically by their symptoms. Kent’s Repertory is a famous example.
  • Boenninghausen Repertories: These repertories use a hierarchical structure based on themes and characteristics.
  • Boericke Repertories: These repertories are known for their emphasis on mental and emotional symptoms.
  • Analytical Repertories: These repertories use a more complex structure to categorize symptoms by cause, location, and modality (how the symptoms change).
  • Clinical Repertories: These repertories are based on the clinical experience of homoeopathic practitioners.

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It is possible to obtain the needed correspondence between medicines also disease conditions in a varieties of ways, and there are  Different Types of Repertories, each with its own distinctive advantages in finding the similimum.

  • Book
  • Card
  • Mechanical aided
  • Primary Index to the Materia Medica
  • Secondary Elimination of non-indicated medicines
  • Helps in picking up the medicines of different grades against a particular symptom
  • It helps to exclude the non-  indicated medicines

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