Sabine Vits

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Behavioural conditioning as the mediator of placebo responses in the immune system
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Clinic Essen, Essen, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1799-807. 2011
  2. pmc Cognitive factors mediate placebo responses in patients with house dust mite allergy
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e79576. 2013

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Publications2

  1. pmc Behavioural conditioning as the mediator of placebo responses in the immune system
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Clinic Essen, Essen, Germany
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1799-807. 2011
    ..Here, we summarize data describing the mechanisms and the potential clinical benefit of behaviourally conditioned immune functions, with particular focus on learned placebo effects on allergic reactions...
  2. pmc Cognitive factors mediate placebo responses in patients with house dust mite allergy
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e79576. 2013
    ..The study analyzed whether and to what extend a conditioned placebo response is affecting type I allergic reactions and whether this response can be reproduced at multiple occasions...