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Published: 25 November 2014

432 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198705086

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Placebo Effects

Understanding the mechanisms in health and disease

Second Edition

Fabrizio Benedetti

  • The first book to describe the effects of the placebo across all medical conditions, helping the reader to understand where, when, how placebo effects occur
  • Contains about 60 figures - showing the brain mechanisms of placebo and placebo-related effects
  • Each chapter contains a summary and key learning points, including suggestions for further discussion, making the book useful for teaching
  • Includes a chapter is about complex experimental designs in placebo research, and how to run a placebo study, helping those who wish to start their own research into this effect

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