A gentle ethical defence of homeopathy.

@article{Levy2015AGE,
  title={A gentle ethical defence of homeopathy.},
  author={David T Levy and Ben Gadd and Ian B Kerridge and Paul A Komesaroff},
  journal={Journal of bioethical inquiry},
  year={2015},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={203-9}
}
Recent discourses about the legitimacy of homeopathy have focused on its scientific plausibility, mechanism of action, and evidence base. These, frequently, conclude not only that homeopathy is scientifically baseless, but that it is "unethical." They have also diminished patients' perspectives, values, and preferences. We contend that these critics confuse epistemic questions with questions of ethics, misconstrue the moral status of homeopaths, and have an impoverished idea of ethics-one that… CONTINUE READING
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