An Integrative Review of Reiki Touch Therapy Research

@article{Vitale2007AnIR,
  title={An Integrative Review of Reiki Touch Therapy Research},
  author={Anne T. Vitale},
  journal={Holistic Nursing Practice},
  year={2007},
  volume={21},
  pages={167–179}
}
  • A. Vitale
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Holistic Nursing Practice
Reiki touch therapy is a complementary biofield energy therapy that involves the use of hands to help strengthen the body's ability to heal. There is growing interest among nurses to use Reiki in patient care and as a self-care treatment, however, with little supportive empirical research and evidence to substantiate these practices. The purpose of this integrative review is to begin the systematic process of evaluating the findings of published Reiki research. Selected investigations using… Expand
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