Discussion in 'Other Systems and General Discussion' started by Matthew Capowski, Dec 20, 2015.
This thread will be used to organize information about the placebo effect.
Placebo effects are weak: regression to the mean is the main reason ineffective treatments appear to work http://www.dcscience.net/2015/12/11...reason-ineffective-treatments-appear-to-work/
The above article thoughtful reflects on our understanding of the placebo effect and some methodological failings we have persisted with in regards to measuring the placebo effect.
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