Neuroethics

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 261–262 | Cite as

Lies, Damn Lies and Placebos: A Comment on Foreid et al

Letter

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Discipline of Psychiatry and the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in MedicineUniversity of SydneySydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Department of PsychiatryWestmead HospitalWestmeadAustralia

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