Dr. Leander Steinkopf


Evolutionary psychology of the placebo effect

Steinkopf, L. (2016). An Evolutionary Perspective on Pain Communication. Evolutionary Psychology14(2), doi: 10.1177/1474704916653964

Steinkopf, L. (2015). The Signaling Theory of Symptoms: An Evolutionary Explanation of the Placebo Effect. Evolutionary Psychology13(3), http://doi.org/10.1177/1474704915600559

Steinkopf, L. (2012). Enhancing drug compliance and the placebo effect by raising subjective expectations. Medical Hypotheses79(5), 698-700.