NONSPECIFIC EFFECT

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a result or consequence whose particular cause or precipitating features are unrecognized, for instance, the impact on a patient of the belief that they have been given medicine or some other intervention whenever no authentic remediation has been rendered.

NONSPECIFIC EFFECT: "The non-specific effect was noted for research purposes in hopes that further study into such could be performed down the road."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "NONSPECIFIC EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nonspecific-effect/ (accessed August 13, 2022).

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