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Table 2 Beliefs about Treatment

From: Reactions to treatment debriefing among the participants of a placebo controlled trial

  PR n (%) PNR n (%) SR n (%) SNR n (%) TOTAL n (%)
It was a 'placebo' or an anaesthetic ------ 2 (18%) 3 (17%) X 1 (17%) X 6 (14%)
It was a steroid or the 'real' thing 2 (29%) X 6 (54%) X 4 (22%) 1 (17%) 13 (31%)
I don't know 5 (71%) 3 (27%) 11 (61%) 4 (67%) 23 (55%)
  1. PR: Placebo Responder; PNR: Placebo Non Responder; SR: Steroid Responder: SNR: Steroid Non Responder; Correct answer: Incorrect answer:X