Operation of Curing: requires that a physician…
I. ascertains what is to be cured
He should know how to perceive and form the TOTALITY of disease [Aph 7]. Hence understand what is disease, how it is expressed in different ways as this indicates the appropriate homeopathic management.
II. have knowledge of pathogenetic powers of the medicines
He should study the characteristics of remedies that have been appropriately proved on human beings [Aph 105,106]. Understanding the characteristics of remedies helps make them applicable to clinical disease.
III. uses the most suitable method of cure
He should follow the natural Law of Cure, which is the Law of Similars [Aph 26, 28]. This also includes understanding the similarity of the remedy at the miasmatic expression of disease, and the resolution of disease in reverse order of appearing symptoms. For a remedy to be truly curative, all these conditions have to be met.