Karen S Rommelfanger

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of placebo in the diagnosis and treatment of functional neurologic disorders
    K S Rommelfanger
    Department of Neurology, Department of Psychiatry and Neuroethics Program, Center for Ethics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 139:607-617. 2017
  2. doi request reprint Opinion: A role for placebo therapy in psychogenic movement disorders
    Karen S Rommelfanger
    Center for Ethics, Neuroethics Program, Emory University, 1531 Dickey Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nat Rev Neurol 9:351-6. 2013

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint The role of placebo in the diagnosis and treatment of functional neurologic disorders
    K S Rommelfanger
    Department of Neurology, Department of Psychiatry and Neuroethics Program, Center for Ethics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 139:607-617. 2017
    ..In this chapter, we also re-evaluate the concerns associated with placebo therapy for psychogenic disorders by asking, "Are we harming patients by withholding placebo treatment?"..
  2. doi request reprint Opinion: A role for placebo therapy in psychogenic movement disorders
    Karen S Rommelfanger
    Center for Ethics, Neuroethics Program, Emory University, 1531 Dickey Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nat Rev Neurol 9:351-6. 2013
    ..This Perspectives article aims to trigger international dialogue focusing on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with PMDs, and to reframe and deepen discussion of placebo prescribing for PMDs and beyond...