Quiz: The Science of Medicine
Question 1 of 3  

When an ineffective (or even harmful) treatment prescribed by a confident doctor to a trusting, hopeful person results in remarkable improvement of symptoms, the improvement is known as: 

  • A.

    Disease running its course     

  • B.

    Good genes    

  • C.

    Placebo effect      

  • D.

    Spontaneous recovery

Am I correct?