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I think that all of that can be included in the placebo effect. A doctor with a better bed-side manner is likely to have a better response from his patients to medication than one with a poor bed-side manner. This is very clear from placebo studies. "Healing hands" is pseudoscience, but, if the patient is supportive/culpable, then the placebo is likely to be greater than for a sceptic. However, and to reiterate, this is the placebo effect, not healing hands/energy/thought waves nonsense.
So if you believe strongly enough that someone has 'healing hands' then chances are, the positivity of your own thoughts will be enough to make some kind of difference.