Set and setting, psychedelics and the placebo response: An extra-pharmacological perspective on psychopharmacology.

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Placebo response theory and set and setting theory are two fields which examine how non-biological factors shape the response to therapy. Both consider factors such as expectancy, preparation and beliefs to be crucial for understanding the extra-pharmacological processes which shape the response to drugs. Yet there are also fundamental differences between… (More)

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@article{Hartogsohn2016SetAS, title={Set and setting, psychedelics and the placebo response: An extra-pharmacological perspective on psychopharmacology.}, author={Ido Hartogsohn}, journal={Journal of psychopharmacology}, year={2016}, volume={30 12}, pages={1259-1267} }