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Table 1 Inclusion criteria for the proposed study

From: A virtual experimenter to increase standardization for the investigation of placebo effects

18 < Age < 64
No past or present brain or nerve conditions (e.g. fainting, stroke, neuropathy)
No past or present pain disorder (e.g. diagnosed migraine, chronic back pain)
No open wounds or skin conditions on the dominant hand (e.g. hangnail, graze)
Abstained from recreational drugs (alcohol, cannabis) for at least 24 h before the lab visit
Abstained from pain medication (and other medication feasibly affecting experimental parameters) for at least 24 h before the lab visit