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Fässler, M; Gnädinger, M; Rosemann, T; Biller-Andorno, N (2011). Placebo interventions in practice: a questionnaire survey on the attitudes of patients and physicians. British Journal of General Practice, 61(583):101-107.

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GPs rather underestimate the openness of their patients to non-specific therapies. However, patients want to be appropriately informed. Developing specific professional standards could help physicians to harness the 'power of the placebo', while remaining authentic and credible


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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:01 Faculty of Theology > Center for Ethics
04 Faculty of Medicine > Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine
04 Faculty of Medicine > University Hospital Zurich > Institute of General Practice
DDC:170 Ethics
610 Medicine & health
Date:February 2011
Deposited On:25 Feb 2011 11:22
Last Modified:27 Nov 2013 17:34
Publisher:Royal College of General Practitioners
Free access at:PubMed ID. An embargo period may apply.
Publisher DOI:10.3399/bjgp11X556209
Official URL:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/journals/261/
PubMed ID:21276337

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