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
  3. doi request reprint Expectation-induced placebo responses fail to accelerate wound healing in healthy volunteers: results from a prospective controlled experimental trial
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Int Wound J 12:664-8. 2015
  4. pmc Psychosocial Stress Increases Salivary Alpha-Amylase Activity Independently from Plasma Noradrenaline Levels
    Liubov Petrakova
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0134561. 2015

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Publications4

  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...
  3. doi request reprint Expectation-induced placebo responses fail to accelerate wound healing in healthy volunteers: results from a prospective controlled experimental trial
    Sabine Vits
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Int Wound J 12:664-8. 2015
    ..These data document no expectation-induced placebo effect on the healing process of experimentally induced wounds in healthy volunteers. ..
  4. pmc Psychosocial Stress Increases Salivary Alpha-Amylase Activity Independently from Plasma Noradrenaline Levels
    Liubov Petrakova
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Immunobiology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0134561. 2015
    ..These data suggest that in response to acute psychological stress both plasma NA levels and sAA reflect sympathetic activity, however seemed to increase independently from each other. ..