Luana Colloca

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Placebo effects in therapeutic outcomes
    Adam P Horin
    National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center, 10 Center Drive, 10 1C154, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 9:116-22. 2014
  2. pmc How placebo responses are formed: a learning perspective
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1859-69. 2011
  3. pmc The nocebo effect and its relevance for clinical practice
    Luana Colloca
    Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 10, Room 1C118, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:598-603. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Role of expectations in health
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:149-55. 2011
  5. pmc Harnessing the placebo effect: the need for translational research
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1922-30. 2011
  6. pmc Patients' attitudes about the use of placebo treatments: telephone survey
    Sara Chandros Hull
    Office of the Clinical Director, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMJ 347:f3757. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The placebo phenomenon and medical ethics: rethinking the relationship between informed consent and risk-benefit assessment
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 32:229-43. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The legitimacy of placebo treatments in clinical practice: evidence and ethics
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:39-47. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Semiotics and the placebo effect
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 53:509-16. 2010
  10. pmc The placebo effect: illness and interpersonal healing
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 52:518-39. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Placebo effects in therapeutic outcomes
    Adam P Horin
    National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center, 10 Center Drive, 10 1C154, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 9:116-22. 2014
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  2. pmc How placebo responses are formed: a learning perspective
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1859-69. 2011
    ..Conceptualizing the placebo effect in terms of learning offers the opportunity for facilitating scientific investigation with a significant impact on medical care...
  3. pmc The nocebo effect and its relevance for clinical practice
    Luana Colloca
    Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 10, Room 1C118, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:598-603. 2011
    ..Evidence further indicates that the informed consent process in clinical trials may induce nocebo effects. This article concludes with ethical directions for future patient-oriented research and routine practice...
  4. doi request reprint Role of expectations in health
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:149-55. 2011
    ..We selected recent laboratory and clinical studies in the field of the placebo effect, with a particular focus on psychiatric disorders...
  5. pmc Harnessing the placebo effect: the need for translational research
    Luana Colloca
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1922-30. 2011
    ..We suggest some strategies for how, when and why interventions to promote beneficial placebo responses might be administered in the clinical setting...
  6. pmc Patients' attitudes about the use of placebo treatments: telephone survey
    Sara Chandros Hull
    Office of the Clinical Director, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMJ 347:f3757. 2013
    ..To examine the attitudes of US patients about the use of placebo treatments in medical care...
  7. doi request reprint The placebo phenomenon and medical ethics: rethinking the relationship between informed consent and risk-benefit assessment
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 32:229-43. 2011
    ..In this paper we discuss the implications of placebo and nocebo research for risk-benefit assessment and informed consent...
  8. doi request reprint The legitimacy of placebo treatments in clinical practice: evidence and ethics
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:39-47. 2009
    ..The conclusion is reached that based on currently available evidence, it is premature to judge whether placebo treatments are ethically justifiable, with the possible exception of acupuncture for pain relief...
  9. doi request reprint Semiotics and the placebo effect
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 53:509-16. 2010
    ..The semiotic approach dovetails with the various psychological mechanisms invoked to account for placebo effects, such as conditioning and expectation, and bridges the biological and cultural dimensions of this fascinating phenomenon...
  10. pmc The placebo effect: illness and interpersonal healing
    Franklin G Miller
    Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 52:518-39. 2009
    ..Finally, we argue that research on the placebo effect has the potential to revitalize the art of medicine...