Placebo button

Known as: Dummy thermostat, Placebo thermostat 
A placebo button is a push-button with apparent functionality that actually has no effect when pressed. Such buttons can be psychologically rewarding… (More)
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2014
2014
Human behaviour is influenced by what we know or believe. In research there is a particular risk of expectation influencing… (More)
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2010
2010
In vitro studies show Hibiscus sabdariffa L., an ingredient found in many herbal tea blends and other beverages, has antioxidant… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE Several studies have evaluated dexamethasone for prevention of hearing loss in childhood bacterial meningitis, but… (More)
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2008
2008
Although placebo pills are supposed to have no pharmacological activity, people taking placebo pills describe a variety of… (More)
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2007
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2007
Pain requires the integration of sensory, cognitive, and affective information. The use of placebo is a common methodological… (More)
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2004
2004
Interferon gamma (IFN y) has been advocated in open studies as a beneficial remission inducing drug for the treatment of… (More)
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2000
2000
In 1998, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the licensure of tobramycin solution for inhalation (TOBI). Although a… (More)
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1999
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1999
Results: Pairs of angiograms (one taken at baseline and one taken at 2 years) were evaluated for 80 of 112 placebo recipients and… (More)
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1996
1996
Hyperoxische Ventilation wird oft prophylaktisch angewandt. Dabei kommt es zu einem Abfall des globalen Sauerstoffverbrauchs (VO… (More)
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1991
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1991
Observations made during the 1987 El Niño show that in the upper range of sea surface temperatures, the greenhouse effect… (More)
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