Intentional ignorance: a history of blind assessment and placebo controls in medicine

Bull Hist Med. Fall 1998;72(3):389-433. doi: 10.1353/bhm.1998.0159.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Historical Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Controlled Clinical Trials as Topic / history*
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Europe
  • History, 18th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Humans
  • Placebos / history*
  • Research / history
  • Research Design*
  • Single-Blind Method
  • United States

Substances

  • Placebos