PLACEBO EFFECT

a clinically substantial reaction to a therapeutically inert compound or non-particular remediation. It is now recognized that placebo effects comes along with the deliverance of any drug, and contribute to the therapeutic efficacy of a particular remediation.

PLACEBO EFFECT: "The last trial was a clear example of how placebo effects can skew study results."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PLACEBO EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/placebo-effect/ (accessed July 15, 2019).
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