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Placebo Effect

... Because placebos often have an effect, even if the effect doesn't last long,
some people think that the placebo produced a cure. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/clinicaltrials/placebo-effect

Placebo Effect

... Because placebos often have an effect, even if the effect doesn't last long,
some people think that the placebo produced a cure. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/placebo-effect

Placebo Effect

... Because placebos often have an effect, even if the effect doesn't last long,
some people think that the placebo produced a cure. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/placebo-effect

Some facts about clinical trials: Important points to keep in ...

... (See the next section for an example of a phase III study that uses a placebo.)
For more information about placebos and how they might be used in ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/clinicaltrials/whatyouneedtoknowaboutclinicaltrials/clinical-trials-what-you-need-to-know-facts-about-clin-trials

Arnica

... of Surgery looked at 8 controlled human trials of arnica, and found that arnica
worked no better in treating injuries than the placebo with which it ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/arnica

Sorafenib:A New Treatment For Primary Liver Cancer

... In fact, the same level of side effects occurred both in the patients who took
the drug, and those who took a placebo. ... So why a placebo? ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/06/04/sorafeniba-new-treatment-for-primary-liver-cancer.aspx

Phase III clinical trials: Is it better than what's already available ...

... Placebos may be used in some phase III studies, but they are never used alone ...
An example of a phase III clinical trial that could involve a placebo: ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/clinicaltrials/whatyouneedtoknowaboutclinicaltrials/clinical-trials-what-you-need-to-know-phase3

Provenge A Winner, Questions Remain

... does put them in a better risk profile for long term survival, but this was true
both for the men who received the vaccine and received a placebo. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/04/28/provenge-a-winner-questions-remain.aspx

Black Cohosh

... A 2005 study of 304 women found that, compared to a placebo (inactive or
sham pill), black cohosh helped symptoms of menopause. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/black-cohosh