Anna Rosenkvists artikelserie ”Homeopat-volontär i Afrika” fortsätter, med att visa exempel på hur journalanteckningar kan se ut .
Här är ett exempel på hur en journal kan se ut
Name: Kuresei M
Date: November 2012
Patient No: 922
Date of birth: 1977
Status: HIV pos
ARV: yes, he is on ARVs
CD4: 6 (=very low, should be at least over 200-350)
Clinic: MMM-sisters, Garamtoni
Observations: Seems a bit backwards or dull
Skin: Is very bad, eruptions all over the arms and legs, itching
Night: Tiredness in the whole body
Food: Taking a lot of water, < hunger
Headache? No headache, just thoughts, thinking about life, he doesnt get enough food
Digestion? No problems Elim? No problems Sleep? Scratches, then sleeps well
Discharge? Yes, colorless
Energy: Low, is very tired and weak, can not work on his field (if you can´t work you get no food!)
Remedy: Graphites 12C one dose every day
Follow up: Date: 30th January 2013
Observation: He has dark marks on itchy skin.
Camilla saw it & said it could be karposi’s sarcoma (AIDS-sign) -> Ozone is a good remedy for that is Camilla´s and Jeremy´s experience.)
How are you since last time? Remedy helped, itching is less
Thirst: Drinks a lot as he has been told by healthsister, but he is also thirsty
Skin: Itching arms and legs, has scabbing and thickening skin
RX: Ozone 12c daily + multi vitamins and we give him TZS 1500 for food
Follow up: Date: 14/2/13 Follow up (only two weeks since last time, but it is good to check as he has AIDS)
CD4: No new CD4 since last time when it was 6
How are you doing since last remedy? Better, he feels OK now
(The translator Martha, who has seen him before, says that the skin is much better! She says that he looks better and has more energy)
Legs: Still eruptions but less, no itching now, water was coming out before, now dry.
Arms: Eruptions better
Mind: He tells that his neighbour had twins and she died, 20 days ago. He is sad because of that.
Mind: No fear, now I feel OK. Not ebough food
Energy: He didn´t have enough energy so he could not work in chamba (garden, field) now he can go to shamba and weigh is better, 83 kg
Observation: Seems slow, dull
Sleep: No problems
Dreams? Doesn´t want to tell, just answers: “life is so difficult!”
Social: One wife, 3 kids.The wife is HIV-positive, no the children. She doesn´t like to talk anything about it. She is using ARVs. He wants sister Martha (social worker) to come and talk to the wife.
RX: Ozone 12c continue. Alternate every second day. + Selenium 6c every second day + Vitamines. I gave him money for the bus home.