Edited by: Regine Klinger, Luana Colloca
Series: Zeitschrift für Psychologie - Volume 21
The placebo effect is probably the most striking and well known demonstration of the interaction between psychological and somatic factors. This compendium by leading experts presents the latest findings on this complex psychobiological process. It provides insights into the underlying mechanisms and the neurobiological foundation of the placebo effect and shows how we can now develop principles for clinical application.
The expert contributions look at various models and facets of the placebo phenomenon, including: