Karin Meissner

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Widespread use of pure and impure placebo interventions by GPs in Germany
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Goethestrasse 31, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Fam Pract 29:79-85. 2012
  2. pmc The placebo effect and the autonomic nervous system: evidence for an intimate relationship
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestrasse 31, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1808-17. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Bradygastric activity of the stomach predicts disgust sensitivity and perceived disgust intensity
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians, University Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychol 86:9-16. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Long-term effects of traditional Chinese medicine and hypnotherapy in patients with severe endometriosis--a retrospective evaluation
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Forsch Komplementmed 17:314-20. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Body signals, cardiac awareness, and the perception of time
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychol 86:289-97. 2011
  6. pmc Introduction to placebo effects in medicine: mechanisms and clinical implications
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestrasse 31 80336 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1783-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Organ-specificity of placebo effects on blood pressure
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Auton Neurosci 164:62-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Differential effectiveness of placebo treatments: a systematic review of migraine prophylaxis
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of General Practice, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany2Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1941-51. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Effects of placebo interventions on gastric motility and general autonomic activity
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 66:391-8. 2009
  10. pmc The placebo effect: advances from different methodological approaches
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:16117-24. 2011

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Widespread use of pure and impure placebo interventions by GPs in Germany
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Goethestrasse 31, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Fam Pract 29:79-85. 2012
    ..To collect data on the use of placebo interventions by GPs in Germany...
  2. pmc The placebo effect and the autonomic nervous system: evidence for an intimate relationship
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestrasse 31, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1808-17. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, more studies will be needed to further elucidate psychological and neurobiological pathways involved in autonomic placebo effects...
  3. doi request reprint Bradygastric activity of the stomach predicts disgust sensitivity and perceived disgust intensity
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians, University Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychol 86:9-16. 2011
    ..The results suggest that feelings of disgust may be specifically related to increased bradygastria, which may represent a prodromal sign of vomiting...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term effects of traditional Chinese medicine and hypnotherapy in patients with severe endometriosis--a retrospective evaluation
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Forsch Komplementmed 17:314-20. 2010
    ..In this retrospective study we aimed to assess the effectiveness of a combined therapy of Traditional Chinese medicine and hypnotherapy (systemic autoregulation therapy, SART) as a novel treatment for endometriosis-associated symptoms...
  5. doi request reprint Body signals, cardiac awareness, and the perception of time
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychol 86:289-97. 2011
    ..These results support the view that autonomic function and interoceptive awareness underpin our perception of time intervals in the range of seconds...
  6. pmc Introduction to placebo effects in medicine: mechanisms and clinical implications
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestrasse 31 80336 Munich, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1783-9. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Organ-specificity of placebo effects on blood pressure
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Auton Neurosci 164:62-6. 2011
    ..Rather, results suggest that the placebo intervention specifically reduced systolic blood pressure...
  8. doi request reprint Differential effectiveness of placebo treatments: a systematic review of migraine prophylaxis
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of General Practice, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany2Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1941-51. 2013
    ..Although systematic variations of improvements in placebo control groups would have important implications for the interpretation of placebo-controlled trials, the knowledge base on the subject is weak...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of placebo interventions on gastric motility and general autonomic activity
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 66:391-8. 2009
    ..The study aimed to investigate placebo effects on gastric motility and to examine possible autonomic mediating mechanisms...
  10. pmc The placebo effect: advances from different methodological approaches
    Karin Meissner
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Neurosci 31:16117-24. 2011
    ..The integration of these different methodological approaches is a key objective, motivating our scientific pursuits toward a placebo research that can inform and guide important future scientific knowledge...
  11. doi request reprint The Use of Placebo and Non-Specific Therapies and Their Relation to Basic Professional Attitudes and the Use of Complementary Therapies among German Physicians - A Cross-Sectional Survey
    Klaus Linde
    Institute of General Practice, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e92938. 2014
    ..The findings support the view that the use of placebos and, in particular, of non-specific therapies is primarily a coping behaviour for difficult and uncertain situations. ..
  12. doi request reprint Are sham acupuncture interventions more effective than (other) placebos? A re-analysis of data from the Cochrane review on placebo effects
    Klaus Linde
    Institute of General Practice, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Forsch Komplementmed 17:259-64. 2010
    ..We re-analyzed the data from this review to investigate whether effects associated with sham acupuncture differed from those of other 'physical placebos'...
  13. pmc Treatment of depressive disorders in primary care--protocol of a multiple treatment systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Klaus Linde
    Institute of General Practice, Technische Universitat Munchen, Orleansstrasse 47, Munich, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 12:127. 2011
    ..We aim to systematically review and compare the available evidence for the effectiveness of pharmacological, psychological, and combined treatments for patients with depressive disorders in primary care...