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Analgesia eBook: The Placebo Problem

TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION ONE: PLACEBO PROBLEM OVERVIEW
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER 2: RISING RESPONSE
CHAPTER 3: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PLACEBO

SECTION TWO: UNDERLYING MECHANISMS
CHAPTER 4: PSYCHOLOGICAL UNDERPINNINGS
CHAPTER 5: NEUROBIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS
CHAPTER 6: THE PLACEBOME

SECTION THREE: MEASURING THE PLACEBO EFFECT
CHAPTER 7: PLACEBO RESEARCH STUDY DESIGNS
CHAPTER 8: DRUG-PLACEBO INTERACTIONS
CHAPTER 9: TRIAL-INDEPENDENT PLACEBO

SECTION FOUR: STRATEGIES TO MINIMIZE THE PLACEBO RESPONSE
CHAPTER 10: FINDING ANOTHER WAY
CHAPTER 11: TRAINING ACHIEVES SMALLER PLACEBO RESPONSES
CHAPTER 12: THE DEVIL’S IN THE DETAILS

SECTION FIVE: PLACEBO POTPOURRI
CHAPTER 13: THE NOCEBO RESPONSE
CHAPTER 14: THE PEDIATRIC PLACEBO RESPONSE
CHAPTER 15: ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS