Neurobiology of the Placebo Effect, Part II, Volume 139, the latest release in the International Review of Neurobiology series, is the second part of a two-volume set that provides the latest placebo studies in clinically relevant models. Specific chapters cover the History of placebo effects in medicine, Lumping or Splitting: Towards a taxonomy of placebo and related effects, Theories and brain mechanisms of placebo analgesia, Pain Modulation: From CPM to placebo and nocebo effects in experimental and clinical pain, Modulation of the motor system by placebo and nocebo effects, and the role of sleep in learning placebo effects, amongst other topics.
- Presents the latest information on placebo studies in clinically relevant models
- Provides current research and projects on involved brain circuitry and neurotransmitter systems
- Contains specific chapters on applications
1. History of placebo effects in medicine Damien Finniss 2. Lumping or Splitting: Towards a Taxonomy of Placebo and Related Effects John M. Kelley 3. Theories and brain mechanisms of placebo analgesia Javeria A. Hashmi 4. Pain modulation: From CPM to placebo and nocebo effects in experimental and clinical pain Serge Marchand 5. Modulation of the motor system by placebo and nocebo effects Mirta Fiorio 6. The role of sleep in learning placebo effects Florian Chouchou, Gilles Lavigne, Pierre Rainville and Thien Thanh Dang-Vu 7. Are blue pills better than green? How treatment characteristics modulate the placebo effect Karin Meissner and Klaus Linde 8. Knowledge Gaps in Placebo Research Paul Enck and Katja Weimer 9. The therapeutic value of the relationship in the placebo effect and other healing practices Bruce Wampold 10. Clinical use of placebo effects in patients with pain disorders Regine Klinger 11. The power of labeling in placebo and nocebo effects Kate Faasse and Leslie R. Martin 12. Framing effects and clinical outcomes Paul Glare 13. Trust, pain, and doctor-patient communication Claire Elizabeth Ashton-James 14. Attentional biases and placebo/nocebo effects Ben Colagiuri 15. Influences of Expectations in clinical outcomes Beth D. Darnall 16 Ethics of Placebo Effects Marco Annoni 17. TBC Roland Sussex