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Placebo Analgesia: Psychological and Neurobiological Mechanisms

In this review, we bring together three perspectives of placebo research including psychological mechanisms, neurobiological pathways and molecular substrates of placebo analgesia and their contribution to active pain medications. The emphasis is particularly on recent studies illuminating mechanisms underlying individual differences in placebo responsiveness.  READ MORE [1]

Source: NIH/National Institutes of Health