H C Allen's keynotes and Characterstics is the most indispenable basic Materia Medica of Homeopathy, knowledge of which every homeopath must posssess. Prescriber to Allen's keynotes and Characterstics fills the need for a concise, to-the-point,quick reference guide for prescribing on keynotes and redline symptoms. It is very useful for students, beginners and especially in situations where one does not have the time or the circumstances to take a detailed case history or go through the process of repertorisation.
Symptoms are given under different headings like Mind, Brain, Nerves, Faces, Respiratory organs, Digestive sysytem, Urinary organs, Genitalia, Skin, Fever, Constitutional diseases, Drunkard's diseases, Pregancy troubles, Bruises, etc and clinical representation of symptoms with drug indications is very useful.
A quick flick through a few pages will lead you to the required remedy plus the comparative remedies mentioned alongside the symptoms.
This book basically enhances the utility of Allen's keynotes by way of quicker application in the practical field, as this book complies as a systematic presciber.