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Carmen Professionals With Burnout Immediate Effects of Reiki on Heart Rate Variability , Cortisol Levels , and Body Temperature in Health Care

@inproceedings{TomsRojas2011CarmenPW,
  title={Carmen Professionals With Burnout Immediate Effects of Reiki on Heart Rate Variability , Cortisol Levels , and Body Temperature in Health Care},
  author={Inmaculada Tom{\'a}s-Rojas and L. D{\'i}az-Rodr{\'i}guez and M. Arroyo-Morales and C. Fern{\'a}ndez-de-las-Pe{\~n}as and Francisca Garc{\'i}a-Lafuente},
  year={2011}
}
Burnout is a work-related mental health impairment comprising three dimensions: emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and reduced personal accomplishment. Reiki aims to help replenish and rebalance the body’s energetic system, thus stimulating the healing process. The objective of this placebo-controlled, repeated measures, crossover, single-blind, randomized trial was to analyze the immediate effects of Reiki on heart rate variability (HRV), body temperature, and salivary flow rate and… CONTINUE READING

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