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Sylvia van Beugen wins Herman Musaph Literature award

Sylvia van Beugen, PhD candidate at Andrea Evers’ research group at the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology unit of Leiden University, has won the Herman Musaph Literature award 2016 for the best publication about psychodermatology.

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Longer-term antibiotic treatment no benefit for persistent Lyme symptoms

Patients with persistent Lyme symptoms do not benefit from longer-term antibiotic treatment, is the conclusion of a study by researchers of Radboudumc and Leiden University in which prof. dr. Andrea Evers and dr. Henriët van Middendorp were involved.

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The potential of placebo

How exactly does the placebo effect work? Scientists are gaining more and more knowledge on this topic. Horizon Magazine has published an article about the placebo effect, in which Andrea Evers’s research is discussed.

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