By Luana Colloca,Magne Arve Flaten,Karin Meissner

The placebo impression keeps to fascinate scientists, students, and clinicians, leading to a powerful quantity of study, commonly within the box of discomfort. whereas fresh experimental and medical reviews have unraveled salient facets of the neurobiological substrates and scientific relevance of discomfort and placebo analgesia, an authoritative resource remained missing earlier. through offering and integrating a extensive diversity of study, Placebo and Pain complements readers’ wisdom approximately placebo and nocebo results, reexamines the method of medical trials, and improves the healing methods for sufferers being affected by pain.

Review for Placebo and Pain: “This bold publication is the 1st entire and unified presentation of the placebo and nocebo phenomena within the sector of ache. Written via the foreign top specialists within the box, the ebook offers a correct updated [work] on placebo and discomfort facing present views and destiny demanding issues.”--Ted Kaptchuk, affiliate Professor of medication, Harvard clinical School

  • Contains historic points of the placebo effect 
  • Discusses organic and mental mechanisms of placebo analgesic responses
  • Reviews implications of the placebo impact for medical examine and discomfort management
  • Includes methodological and moral facets of the placebo effect

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