Can treatment with Cocculine improve the control of chemotherapy-induced emesis in early breast cancer patients? A randomized, multi-centered, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase III trial.
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Rigorous studies of homeopathy are a bit like gold dust; they are so rare that we see perhaps only one or two per year. It is th ..

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@22venkateshN BTW, have you seen this? A rather interesting trial with predictable result. @dra_majumdar @drpaulmorgan

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