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Doctor-patient relationship: the neglected power of placebo-nocebo effect

20/12/2010

Doctor-patient relationship: the neglected power of placebo-nocebo effect
Abstract of the lecture presented at the 16th International Congress of the International Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISPOG), Venezia, Italy, October 28-30, 2010
In the early ‘50s, the pioneering work of Michael Balint focused on the doctor-patient relationship as a critical modulating factor in the process of healing. Specifically, his aim was to transform uncertainty and difficulty in the doctor-patient relationship into a greater understanding and meaning that nurtures a more therapeutic alliance between clinician and patient.

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