Placebo in Surgical Research: A Case-Based Ethical Analysis and Practical Consequences
Placebo is a form of simulated medical treatment intended to deceive the patient/subject who believes that he/she received an active therapy. In clinical medicine, the use of placebo is allowed in particular circumstances to assure a patient that he is taken care of and that he/she receives an activ...
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