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Massage Therapy versus Simple Touch to Improve Pain and Mood in Patients with Advanced Cancer
Context Some patients nearing death seek pain relief with massage, but little is known about the effectiveness of massage in managing pain in palliative care settings. Contribution In this randomizedExpand
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Nursing theories & nursing practice /
Nursing theories & nursing practice / , Nursing theories & nursing practice / , کتابخانه دیجیتال جندی شاپور اهواز
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Outcomes of therapeutic massage for hospitalized cancer patients.
PURPOSE To examine the effects of therapeutic massage on perception of pain, subjective sleep quality, symptom distress, and anxiety in patients hospitalized for treatment of cancer. ORGANIZINGExpand
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Caring and the science of unitary human beings.
  • M. Smith
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • ANS. Advances in nursing science
  • 1 June 1999
The purpose of this article is to clarify the ambiguity surrounding the concept of caring through situating it within one conceptual system, the Science of Unitary Human Beings. An analysis of theExpand
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Perspectives on professional values among nurses in Taiwan.
AIM The purpose of this study was to identify the most important contemporary professional nursing values for nursing clinicians and educators in Taiwan. BACKGROUND Nursing values are constructedExpand
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Health, healing, and the myth of the hero journey.
  • M. Smith
  • Medicine
  • ANS. Advances in nursing science
  • 1 June 2002
The purposes of this article are to examine the epistemic nature of myth and its relationship to nursing ontology, practice, and knowledge development, and to interpret the myth of the hero journeyExpand
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The Core of Advanced Practice Nursing
  • M. Smith
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Nursing science quarterly
  • 1 January 1995
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Is All Knowing Personal Knowing?
  • M. Smith
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Nursing science quarterly
  • 1 January 1992
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A meta-analysis of intervention effectiveness for symptom management in oncology nursing research.
PURPOSE To describe intervention effectiveness for symptom management in oncology nursing research. DESIGN Integrative research review and meta-analysis. SAMPLE 28 randomized experimental andExpand
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