- Hahnemann and placeboRobert Jütte
Leiter des Instituts für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Straussweg 17, D 70184 Stuttgart, Germany Electronic address
Homeopathy 103:208-12. 2014..The main reason for giving placebo was therefore to please the impatient patient who was used to frequent medications in allopathic medicine, not only every day but sometimes also hourly. ..
- The early history of the placeboRobert Jütte
Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Straussweg 17, D 70184 Stuttgart, Germany
Complement Ther Med 21:94-7. 2013..Recent research suggests that expectancy is an integral part of the placebo effect. As early as 1775 the English bishop John Douglas (1721-1807) anticipated the findings of modern research on the placebo effect...
- A review of the use and role of low potencies in homeopathyRobert Jütte
Institute for History of Medicine, Robert Bosch Foundation, Straussweg 17, D 70184 Stuttgart, Germany
Complement Ther Med 13:291-6. 2005..In "high" potencies there are no molecules of the starting substance remaining and in low potencies (including tinctures) the line between homeopathy and herbal medicine is blurred...