The placebo response: an important part of treatment

  title={The placebo response: an important part of treatment},
  author={Steve Chaplin},
  • S. Chaplin
  • Published 5 March 2006
  • Psychology
  • Prescriber
Steve Chaplin describes why placebos are prescribed, the size of the response and whether their use is ethical. Copyright © 2006 Wiley Interface Ltd 
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Demystifying the Placebo Effect.
  • E. Murray
  • Medicine
    American journal of epidemiology
  • 2020